Bonanza Dwarf Daylily
Hemerocallis x 'Bonanza'
Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
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|Lore||In China, daylily have been cultivated since 2697 BC. The blossoms are cooked in various dishes and utilized in traditional medicine.|
|Average Size at Maturity||Fast growing; reaches 15 in. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Midsummer through Fall|
|Design Ideas||Perfect planted along a short drive or walkway. Also works well grouped as informal, low edging to separate different parts of the garden. Mass into a sea of color that functions much like groundcover. Strap-leafed form adds texture relief between dwarf shrubs. Spot into perennial borders as individuals or small clusters, or at the border's edge to add intense color.|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Firescaping/Fire Wise, Poolside, Very Wet Areas, Cutting Garden, Coastal Exposure|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Flower & Rose Food|
|Special Feature||Clump Forming, Dwarf Plant, Easy Care, Waterwise, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.|
Thrives in organically rich loam; adapts to most soil types, provided they are well-drained. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates mild drought. Remove old foliage and spent blooms for a neat appearance and to promote continued bloom.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4 - 11