Step by step instructions for growing martagon lilies from seed. Download and print the sheet below.

martagon seed ready to candleThis method is tagged as the 'Tarlton Method' of growing from seed, as it was first introduced by the late Fred Tarlton many years ago. Using this method results in blooming bulbs 2 years sooner than other known methods.

The book I refer to in the attached instructions, and which I used as reference to write them up, can be ordered online through the North American Lily Society or the Alberta Regional Lily Society, where it sells at their sales and events.  It was written by the late Eugene Fox, well known Alberta martagon hybridizer.

acro2 Tarlton Method

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