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botanical name:
Hemerocallis thunbergii
Hemerocallis thunbergii © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Day Lily
synonyms:  Hemerocallis vespertina
family:  Hemerocallidaceae
characteristics: perennial, semi-evergreen, scented/aromatic
height: 1.10m
width: 1.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: grassy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: yellow
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -35°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
description:
Robust, semi-evergreen perennial with narrow strap-shaped leaves. Branching stems carry fragrant, lemon-yellow flowers with green throats and narrowly pointed petals, about 10cm across. Flowers are nocturnal, opening late afternoon, produced in late summer.

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

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