Fairy Tale Pink Daylily
Hemerocallis x 'Fairy Tale Pink'
Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
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|Lore||The name, hemerocallis is derived from the Greek for beauty and day because each flower blooms for just a single day.|
|Average Size at Maturity||Foliage clumps reach 2 ft.tall and wide, flower stalks to 3 ft. tall.|
|Design Ideas||This carefree perennial fits into almost any garden. Spot into perennial borders as individuals or small clusters. Mass into a sea of color that functions much like groundcover. You can arrange them in a row against foundations as a mini hedge. With its strap-leafed form and flowers on long wand-like stems, Daylily offers dramatic relief between dwarf shrubs.|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Firescaping/Fire Wise, Very Wet Areas, Cutting Garden, Coastal Exposure|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Flower & Rose Food|
|Special Feature||Attracts Butterflies, Dwarf Plant, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Waterwise|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.|
|Companion Plants||Agapanthus (Agapanthus); Coneflower (Echinacea); Milkweed (Asclepias); Lavender (Lavandula); Shasta Daisy (Chrysanthemum); Bee Balm, (Monarda)|
Thrives in organically rich loam; adapts to most soil types, provided they are well-drained. Water deeply and regularly during the 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