Spring Spiderlily (Liriosme)

The Spring Spiderlily (Liriosme) is generally described as a perennial forb/herb. This is native to the U.S. (United States) has its most active growth period in the spring . The Spring Spiderlily (Liriosme) has green foliage and inconspicuous white flowers, with a moderate amount of conspicuous green fruits or seeds. The greatest bloom is usually observed in the mid spring, with fruit and seed production starting in the spring and continuing until summer. Leaves are not retained year to year. The Spring Spiderlily (Liriosme) has a long life span relative to most other plant species and a rapid growth rate. At maturity, the typical Spring Spiderlily (Liriosme) will reach up to 3 feet high, with a maximum height at 20 years of 0 inches.

The Spring Spiderlily (Liriosme) is easily found in nurseries, garden stores and other plant dealers and distributors. It can be propagated by bulbs, seed. It has a slow ability to spread through seed production and the seedlings have medium vigor. Note that cold stratification is not required for seed germination and the plant cannot survive exposure to temperatures below 3°F. has low tolerance to drought and restricted water conditions.

Plant Basics
Category
Growth Rate Rapid
General Type Forb/herb
Growth Period Spring
Growth Duration Perennial
Lifespan Long
Plant Nativity Native to U.S.
Commercial Availability Routinely Available
Physical Characteristics
Bloom Period Mid Spring
Displays Fall Colors No
Shape/Growth Form Bunch
Drought Tolerance Low
Shade Tolerance Intolerant
Height When Mature 3
Vegetative Spread None
Flower Color White
Flower Conspicuousness Yes
Fruit/Seed Abundance Medium
Fruit/Seed Seasonality Spring Summer
Seed Spread Rate Slow
Gardening Characteristics
Propagations (Ways to Grow) Bulbs, Seed
Moisture Requirements Medium
Cold Stratification Required No
Minimum Temperature 3
Soil Depth for Roots 12
Toxic to Nearby Plants No
Toxic to Livestock No
After-Harvest Resprout Ability No
Responds to Coppicing No
Growth Requirements
pH Range 5.5–9 pH
Precipitation Range 30–30 inches/yr
Planting Density 3450–10912 indiv./acre
Soil Textures Fine, Medium
Soil Depth for Roots 12
Minimum Frost-Free Days 200 day(s)
Salinity Tolerance None
CaCO3 Tolerance Medium
Sustainability & Use
Leaf Retention No
Fire Resistant No

Source: USDA, NRCS, PLANTS Database, plants.usda.gov.
National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA