Answer: Minnesota hybridizer Julius Wadekamper introduced this Asiatic lily, Lilium ‘Pumpkin Pie’, in 1979. Wadekamper was especially interested in breeding lilies with brushmarks. In ‘Pumpkin Pie’, this is the irregular sweep of deep burgundy at the center of each bright orange petal. Unfortunately, ‘Pumpkin Pie’ is no longer available for sale. Look for cultivars with similar coloring, such as ‘Loreto’ and ‘Orange Art’, at specialty nurseries. About 3 feet tall. Zones 3 to 8.
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