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Purple de Oro Daylily

Hemerocallis x 'Purple de Oro'

SKU
04661
Loads of lavender-purple flowers with chartreuse throats rise above a neat, compact foliage clump of slender, green, grass-like leaves. Blooms freely throughout the summer. Easy care color for the front of borders and mass plantings, or for use as a container accent. Tolerant of heat and humidity. An herbaceous perennial.
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4-10

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Full sun, Partial sun

Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.

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Botanical Pronunciationhem-er-oh-KAL-iss
Average Size at MaturityModerate growing; reaches 14 in. tall, 12 in. wide.
Bloom TimeSummer
Design Ideas.
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeLong Bloom Season, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPurple
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage, Rustic
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Erosion Control, Firescaping/Firewise, Mass Planting, Poolside, Rock Garden, Very Wet Areas, Cutting Garden, Coastal Exposure, Urban Garden
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Soil NeedsFlower & Rose Food
Special FeatureClump Forming, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Tolerates Poor Soils, Tolerates Wet Soils, Waterwise, Compact Form
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
Companion PlantsShasta Daisy (Chrysanthemum); Black-Eyed Susan (Rudbeckia); Coneflower (Echinacea); Cranesbill (Geranium); Blanket Flower (Gaillardia)

Thrives in organically rich loam; adapts to most soil types, provided they are well-drained. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates mild drought. Remove old, faded foliage and spent blooms for a tidy appearance and to promote continued bloom.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-10

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