Wild Lilies: An Interesting Choice for the Garden

The mild weather we’ve been having is a welcome break from the recent hard frost and much appreciated by gardens and gardener’s alike. There’s something exciting about February as seeds are being sown, new shoots are swelling, the snowdrops are on song, and new plants are arriving. Looking through catalogues and in Garden Centres, one encouraging surprise is the number of unusual bulbs available. Most are species (wild plants) not cultivars and can usually be found under the ‘miscellaneous’ section. Lilies are a renowned favourite. They’ve been available for a very long time in a wide choice of cultivars, but…