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Last updated 14/05/20 10:00.
Commonly known as Daylily
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.
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Semi-evergreen - Keeps some of its foliage all year, and will drop some leaves as well.
Height - 60cm (24in)
Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - clump-forming perennial. Flowers 15cm (6in) across in mid- to late summer.
Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - hemerocallis gall midge, aphids, red spider mite, thrips, slugs, snails, rust.
Place of origin - China, Korea, Japan.
Scented Plants - Scented flowers -
Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil -
Wildlife - Rabbit Resistant -
- Caring for Hemerocallis – Daylily
- Deadheading daylillies - Video Tip ondemand_video
- Propagation by splitting or dividing - Video Tip ondemand_video
- Dividing Herbaceous Perennials - Video Tip ondemand_video
- Spring Planting Osteospermums - Video Tip ondemand_video
- Dividing Summer Perennials - Video Tip ondemand_video
- Dividing summer flowering Hemerocallis - Video Tip ondemand_video
- Summer propagation - Video Tip ondemand_video
- Self-seeding aquilegia - Video Tip ondemand_video
- Supporting Plants - Video Tip ondemand_video
- Dead heading meconopsis - Video Tip ondemand_video
- Dead heading Delphiniums - Video Tip ondemand_video
- Feeding herbaceous peonies - Video Tip ondemand_video