Lily Plants
Q.

lilies

Zone 28304 zone 8 | sbhaynes@nc.rr.com added on April 22, 2016 | Answered

"Sprouts" or "shoots" are coming up around my mature lilies. Should I leave them alone or what?

    A.
    A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
    Downtoearthdigs
    Answered on April 24, 2016

    You Lilies have began to spread and these are new shoots from the bulbs.
    Yes, leave them to enlarge and enhance your garden.
    In the fall you can lift and divide the bulbs if you choose too.
    Here are some articles to help you.

    https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/bulbs/lily/planting-asiatic-lilies.htm
    https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/bulbs/lily/dividing-lily-plants.htm

    00
    Was this answer useful?

    Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
    Did you find this helpful? Share it with your friends!

    You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

    If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.

    Looking for more?
    here are more questions about...
    Lily Plants
    Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!
    Learn

    Learn From
    Your Peers on
    Our Blog

    Visit Our Blog

    Do you know a lot about gardening?
    Become a GKH Gardening Expert

    Learn More