Common Name: Daylily
- 5″, coral-tangerine tepals with a reddish-coral band and yellow throat; very distinctive coloring
- Smooth, rounded petals with beautifully ruffled edges
- Multiple branching with 30-35 buds
- Vigorous grower with healthy foliage
- Award winner
Daylilies can survive many harsh conditions that other plants cannot including: polluted city environments, slopes, poor and dry soils, near pavement that is salted in winter, and under Black Walnut trees (not affected by juglone).
Attracts bees, hummingbirds, and butterflies. Rabbit resistant.
Characteristics (Compared to Other Daylilies)
- Midseason Bloomer, blooming in July.
- Rebloomer, producing a second set of flowers.
- Extended Bloom with flowers staying open at least 16 hours.
- Nocturnal, buds open in late afternoon and remain open through all or part of the next day.
- Fragrant flowers.
- Dormant foliage.
- Tetraploid with 44 chromosomes, twice as many as Diploids. Tetraploids tend to be bigger, stronger plants.