June 27, 2022

Summer garden full of color

The lily (Lilium) is also known as the crown jewel of your summer garden. They are majestic plants with so much personality that they always attract attention. The lily grows from a bulb and is available in beautiful colors, from […]
April 4, 2022

The lily, in our midst for centuries… part 2

After the lily had become known to the Greeks and Romans, Christianity also adopted the symbolism of the lily. From Juno (see previous blog) it became the Virgin Mary, the emblem of mortal beauty and purity. The stamens were removed […]
March 11, 2022

The lily, in our midst for centuries …

The lily is one of the oldest bulbous plants we know. The lily can already be seen in ancient writings and in pictures dating from 2000 to 1500 BC. This is the (white) Madonna Lily, which is native to the […]
October 6, 2021

A rain shower for the lilies

Now that summer has ended and it will rain more often, you may be wondering if that will hurt your beautiful blooming lilies. That depends a bit on whether you have orientals or asians outside. Orientals are the fragrant lilies […]
August 11, 2021

Where to plant my lilies….

The European climate is perfect for the pot lily. You can plant them in a pot for the patio or balcony, but also in the ground. The lily can be used perfectly among the perennials in your garden. The lily […]
July 22, 2021

Vacation…. time to relax!

It’s the time of the year to take time to recover from the past special (school) year. An opportunity to pay attention to each other, going out and being outside a lot. Take time and a choose a nice place […]