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Commonly known as Daylily

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With more than 30,000 named cultivars there has to be a Daylily for the most choosy plant collector.

Genus of about 20 species of evergreen, semi-evergreen and herbaceous perennials from forest margins to mountainous areas, marshy river areas and meadowland in China, Korea and Japan.

Most flowers last for one day only and many are remontant, flowering repeatedly throughout the season.

Flowers can be circular, triangular, star-shaped, spider-like or double and some unusual forms, ruffled, margined or quilled.

Further Reading....

  • Evergreen - to semi evergreen. Arching, strap-shaped dark-green leaves usually 75-120cm (30-48in) long but to only 23-35cm (9-14in) in dwarf or compact varieties.
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - mostly clump- forming perennials. Flowers in a variety of forms are produced over a long period mainly from late spring to late summer. many are remontant (repeat flowering).
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - 13 to 15 species from which some 30,000 named cultivars have been raised.
  • Pests & Diseases - hemerocallis gall midge, aphids, red spider mites, thrips, slugs, snails, rust.
  • Place of origin - China, Korea and Japan
  • Youtube video - View Timelapse Hemerocallis
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil -
  • Wildlife - Rabbit Resistant -

Buy Varieties of HEMEROCALLIS


HEMEROCALLIS 'Autumn Red'  >

Commonly known as: Daylily.
Dark red with gold midribs
£12.50 each 
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Commonly known as: Daylily.
Orange-yellow with brown spots
Multibuy Any 3+ £10 each
£12.50 each 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

HEMEROCALLIS 'Catherine Woodbery'

HEMEROCALLIS 'Catherine Woodbery'  >

Commonly known as: Daylily.
Lavender-pink single flowers with a soft yellow centre
£12.50 each 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

HEMEROCALLIS 'Gentle Shepherd'

HEMEROCALLIS 'Gentle Shepherd'  >

Commonly known as: Daylily.
One of the earliest and best white hemerocallis. Single, ivory white flowers with a yellow-green throat
Multibuy Any 3+ £10 each
£12.50 each 
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Available Early Spring 2022 - Spring according to the Met office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore early spring is early March to mid-April. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.

HEMEROCALLIS lilioasphodelus

HEMEROCALLIS lilioasphodelus  >

Commonly known as: Daylily.
Fragrant yellow flowers
Multibuy Any 3+ £10 each
£12.50 each 
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HEMEROCALLIS 'Pink Damask'  >

Commonly known as: Daylily.
£12.50 each 
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HEMEROCALLIS 'Sammy Russell'

HEMEROCALLIS 'Sammy Russell'  >

Commonly known as: Daylily.
Multibuy Any 3+ £10 each
£12.50 each 
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HEMEROCALLIS 'Stella de Oro'

HEMEROCALLIS 'Stella de Oro'  >

Commonly known as: Daylily.
Good yellow
£12.50 each 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

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