Tricyrtis 'Lightning Strike'Tricyrtis 'Lightning Strike'

Tricyrtis ‘Lightning Strike’


This plant is no longer for sale directly from TERRA NOVA® Nurseries. However, it may still be available through one of our Licensees or Retail Sources.


Its variegated and gold-striped leaves vary to a light center with a dark green 'lightning' along the edges. Lavender flowers come into view in fall.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 5-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 24″ / 15″ / 26″
Exposure: Part Shade, Full Shade
Bloom Time(s):

SKU: TRILS Categories: ,
Common Name Toad Lily
Family Convallariaceae
Genus Tricyrtis
species hirta
Plant Type Perennial
US Patent # --
EU Grant # --
Bloom Time --
Flower Color Purple
Foliage Color Green, Lime
Dormancy Required
Exposure Part Shade, Full Shade
Growth Habit Upright, Clumping
Growth Rate Moderate
Hardiness Zone 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
How Different? Variegated and gold-striped leaves,
Landscape Value Woodland or shade garden.
Most Active Growing Season Summer
Persistence Deciduous
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 24" / 15" / 26"
Soil (Garden) Moist organic soil with good drainage.
Water (Garden) Prefers moist garden soil.
Special Uses --
Comments Keep moist for best growth. "It is normal for Tricyrtis to slough old roots during winter dormancy and regenerate new roots and growing points.
Water (Greenhouse) Dry slightly between waterings.
pH 5.4 – 6.6
Fertility Needs 150 – 200 ppm
Finish Time to 4″ 8 – 10 weeks
Finish Time to Gallon
Day Length for Flowering Long Day
Tricyrtis 'Lightning Strike' - Product Profile
Tricyrtis 'Lightning Strike' - Growing Recipe

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