lily garden

Percy Wright (1898 - 1989)

  • Black Butterfly - pre 1964 <w/ Robert Simonet>. Deep crimson with a black sheen. Grows to 1.2M tall, blooming in July. [Ic]
  • Bold Knight - 1969 (1970 Herb Sunley) Outfacing, bold orange flowers on tall stems, grows to 1.4M tall blooming in July. [Ib]
  • Home Again -
  • Nubian - 1950 Deep, deep red downfacing flowers. This was the very first lily registered in the dark red color class. Received the RHS Award of Merit in 1959. Grows to 1M tall, blooms in July. [Ic]
  • Red Knight - (1957) Grows 1.2M tall, with many downfacing red flowers. Awesome as a mass planting! [Ic]
  • Towering Turk - 1975 Another downfacing, deep and glossy red lily with a deeper colored throat and small black spots. Grows 1.2M tall and blooms heavily in July. [Ic]


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