Gardening

Lily in a pot for garden, patio and balcony


Rich summer colors with a powerful appearance: this is the strength of the lily (Lilium)!

With potted lilies, you will boost - quickly and easily - your garden, terrace or balcony. At work !

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  • How to grow lilies well

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Ode to summer

From pure white to bright pink. From refreshing orange to intense red. The color palette of the potted lily is very summery and versatile. There is something for everyone. On your patio or balcony, you can also combine several powerful colors, such as bright yellow and vibrant orange. The effect will be very energizing. This effect is enhanced by the powerful shape of the lily flower.

Scent of lilies

Potted lilies aren't just beautiful (and powerful) in terms of color and shape. Many lilies also have a sweet, spicy scent.

If you relax on your patio or balcony (or in a hammock), you will occasionally smell the scent of lilies. A super summer flower.

Garden party = flower festival

Want to organize a garden party? So do it with flowers, lots of flowers! Choose in advance one or more colors as the red thread. Pink always looks great against the green background of your garden, but in reality every color is suitable. Let nature inspire you this time of year.

With potted lilies, you can decorate your garden or party space well in advance: the flowers stay beautiful for a very long time. On the day of the party, you will choose a flower: to put in your hair!

Little care, lots of flowers

Lily (Lilium) and other summer potted bulbs, such as arum (Zantedeschia) and begonia (Begonia) are easy to care for. Put the plants in a sunny spot and water them fairly regularly. Remove dead flowers directly. Then the energy of the plant will propagate into the new buds and you will have, until the end of summer, a colorful sea of ​​flowers. If you are potting the plants yourself, make sure there is a hole in the bottom (to drain away excess water from water and rain). Have a great summer!

Advice to About lilies

  • Lilies bloom so profusely that you can pick a flower very well. It looks pretty in a vase indoors.
  • Want to add a lot of color to your garden, patio or balcony all at once? So opt for a large, brightly colored pot with lilies of the same color, for example candy pink for a Wow effect!

A Lily potted is also great to give as a gift, for example, if you are going to a garden party or just like that. Include a card with a beautiful quote or a personalized wish. Find inspiration in the rich symbolism associated with the lily. The lily is a symbol of love, growth and development, but also of femininity and purity (especially the white lily).

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