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Identifying lilies from Breck's

Posted by redwolfdoc 5b (My Page) on
Tue, Nov 5, 13 at 20:45


I'm pretty new to lilies and ordered "Carpet Border Lily Mixture." I know they're Asiatic and they come in red, yellow, pink and white, but Breck's website doesn't give any more info that that. Does anybody know offhand what the actual cultivars are? I'd prefer to be specific on my garden markers!

Here's a photo...


Here is a link that might be useful: Breck's blurb

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RE: Identifying lilies from Breck's

For starter's, ask Brecks what's in the mix. They should be able to tell you. Your link doesn't work--but I've seen the picture/description beforehand anyway.

RE: Identifying lilies from Breck's

The actual cultivars are listed only by color for the most part - Carpet Border Red, Carpet Border White, etc. The exceptions are a couple of bicolors - Carpet Border Starlight Magic and Carpet Border Starlight Express.

Here is a link that might be useful: Breck's Carpet Border Series

RE: Identifying lilies from Breck's

Thank you, interspecific!

Breck's answered my inquiry in good time. For anybody interested, the cultivars in the mix are:

Crimson Pixie
Butter Pixie
Forever Marjolein
Abbetsville Pride, which is the orange one, though I can't find it through Google under that name...

RE: Identifying lilies from Breck's

Okay, found the proper spelling for that last one (Breck's made a typo):

Abbesville Pride

This post was edited by redwolfdoc on Tue, Nov 12, 13 at 17:56

RE: Identifying lilies from Breck's

Glad that worked for you. Brecks is a pretty good company.

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