hemerocallis 'children's festival' (daylilly)

Size: 1 gallon
  • pinkish peach trumpets with a gold throat
  • long bloom season
  • bloom time: mid-july to mid august
  • zone 3
  • height 50-55cm
  • spread 50-50cm
  • colour pink
  • hemerocallis grow best in an average to moist, well-drained soil, in full sun or partial shade
  • daylilies with very dark flower colours benefit from more shade
  • they are adaptable to many soil conditions, even heavy clay soils and once established, will tolerate heat and drought
  • prune the flower stalks down after blooming to improve the overall appearance and lengthen bloom time
  • they spread (some slowly, some more aggressively) by underground rhizomes
  • easy to grow
  • full sun, partial sun/shade
  • fast growing
  • drought tolerant, once established
  • heat tolerant
  • salt tolerant
  • (image courtesy of NVK nurseries, NVK holdings inc.)