Happy Returns Dwarf Daylily
Hemerocallis x 'Happy Returns'
Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
THIS PLANT MAY BE AVAILABLE IN THESE STORES:
Due to the seasonal nature of plants, availability at your local garden center is not guaranteed. Give them a call before visiting.
- 101 Market
8980 Quantrelle Ave. N.e. Otsego MN 55330
- 14th Street Garden Center
793 Jersey Ave. Jersey City NJ 07303
- 3rd Avenue Floral & Greenhouse
1110 3rd Ave. West Dickinson ND 58601
- 4 Ever Green Ldsp. & Dgn
21457 214th Circle Ave Milford IA 51351
|Lore||Daylilies were nearly impossible to hybridize until 1921 when Dr. A.B. Stout perfected a method that proved so successful that by 1994 there were 36,486 cultivars under official registration. Daylily flowers are edible and plants have long been cultivation in Chinese kitchen gardens.|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; foliage reaches 15 in. tall, flowers slightly taller.|
|Design Ideas||This carefree perennial fits into almost any garden. Spot into perennial borders as individuals or small clusters. Provides excellent season color among dull or tired looking shrub beds. A perfect way to spice up foundation beds out front. Mass into a sea of color for groundcover or in drifts within mixed plantings. Use as edging for walkways and lawns, or in the classical technique around the base of bird bath or sundial.|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Firescaping/Firewise, Mass Planting, Poolside, Rock Garden, Very Wet Areas, Cutting Garden, Edging, Coastal Exposure|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Flower & Rose Food|
|Special Feature||Clump Forming, Dwarf Plant, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Improved Pest and Disease Resistance, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.|
|Companion Plants||Black-Eyed Susan (Rudbeckia); Lavender (Lavandula); Coneflower (Echinacea); Cranesbill (Geranium); Shasta Daisy (Chrysanthemum)|
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