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botanical name:
Hemerocallis lilioasphodelus
Hemerocallis lilioasphodelus © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Day Lily
synonyms:  Hemerocallis flava
family:  Hemerocallidaceae
characteristics: perennial, semi-evergreen, scented/aromatic
height: 1.00m
width: 1.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: grassy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: yellow
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
description:
Rhizomatous semi-evergreen with long narrow leaves and fragrant, star-shaped, bright lemon-yellow flowers in early summer. Flowers are nocturnal, opening in the late afternoon.

cultivation:
Moist, well drained, fertile soil in sun or part shade.

propagation:
By division in spring.

usage:
Valuable for summer evening scent and flowers.

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