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Lilies, inc Calla, Asiatic & Oriental

Lilies, inc Calla, Asiatic & Oriental

Lilies come in several different varieties, shapes, sizes and colours.  The most widely known and loved are the calla, asiatic and oriental lily varieties.  They are are great value, versatile flower with their use ranging from simple bunches to elegant wedding bouquets.

Calla Lilies

calla

Availability: October-March
Stem Count: 5 / bunch
Vase life: 7-10 days
Colour range: Red, yellow, cream, orange, pink, purple, dark purple.

Calla Lilies are extremely popular with florists for their unique sculptural elegant shape.   A very interesting flower to use en mass or in a mixed bouquet, gorgeous for weddings.  A variety of shades available with tangerine orange tones and dark purple, almost black being standouts.

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Asiatic Lilies

asiatic-lily

Availability: All Year
Stem Count: 5 / bunch
Vase life: 7-10 days
Colour range: Orange, yellow, red, pink, white, cream.

Asiatic Lilies are perfect blooms for adding to general occasion flower arrangements and bouquets.  On a tall thin stem with multiple buds which bloom into a 6-petal star shaped flower.  Unlike other lily varieties, asiatics do not have a strong fragrance.  Great value and available in a range of colours.

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