- Plant Name- Botanical Name - Red Daylily - Herbaceous Perennial Hardy Planting Zones- 3-9 Sun or Shade – Sun to Part Shade Mature Height - 12-20" Mature Width- 12-20" Bloom Season – Summer (June to August) Gardener Status- Beginner
Red Daylily Bulb
Red Daylily Bulb continues to open even on stems freshly cut. Red daylilies can add a punch of color. The daylily can grow over 36 inches tall.
The red daylily is a sensational vivid red and breathtaking. TRed Daylily Bulb blossoms are accented with a deep plum color and have a lovely golden center. The edges have a frilled appearance, and the pedals feel like the most elegant velvet. The throat of the flower is summer green and stands out among the flowers. The red daylily's flowers grow to a nice size and were made to add color and style to your garden. They bloom for several months and are extremely easy to care for. They will provide beautiful blooms in the brightest sun or the deepest shade. The red daylily has a prolific flowering ability and makes any garden a showcase.
Hemerocallis comes from a Greek word meaning day and beautiful. These plants provide three-season beauty to the landscape with their attractive foliage and pretty flowers. It looks gorgeous around water, decks, sidewalks, and flower beds. Daylilies can be planted indoors or out. Planting them in both containers and the ground makes them versatile. They look and go well indoors when one has a green room or an area like a garden room that gets a lot of sunlight. People also use them in pots or planters sitting around a fireplace or hearth.
The Red Daylily has dark red petals with a beautiful lemon yellow center. The petals are rounded with an edge that resembles a pie crust. It grows in mid-summer often reaching heights of 36 inches tall. Plant the red daylily in full sun and moist, fertile soil that is well drained.
Red Daylily is low maintenance that needs regular watering. It attracts butterflies and hummingbirds when planted in a garden. It is an excellent plant for borders, perennial gardens, to plant in containers, or on slopes in the yard. It is an attractive plant to have on your deck or patio arranged in beautiful pots or planters.
Its hardiness planting zone is 3-9 and heat zones 2-12. The red daylily grows well in chalk, clay and fertile loam soil. These plants are native to Asia and Central Europe. The roots are long, slender, and fibrous. Some have enlarged and spindle-like tubers. They are often sold fully grown, or the tubers are sent for gardeners to plant and grow.
When you plant the red daylily plant, or bulbs make sure you have full sun and moist, fertile soil. The plants should be planted in spring to give them time to establish themselves. Add compost, peat moss, or manure to the soil before planting. Plant bulbs or tuber so that they are level with soil surface about 1 inch below.
Plant bulbs quickly as they will dry out when left out too long. Dig a hole that gives the roots room to grow. Water them daily providing plenty of moisture. Space tubers or plants 12 to 18 inches apart. Keep plants well weeded when growing them. They can be planted in the fall too.
After plants have bloomed and withered remove dead blooms and seed pods; Cut down close to ground when the season is over and mulch in late fall to protect the plant during the winter.
Red Daylily Bulb ARE VERSATILE AND DO WELL ALMOST ANYWHERE THEY ARE PLANTED
It prefers being moved in the shade during the hottest part of the day. Planting them during the spring and or fall is good. These are great flowers to have in your flower beds in front of or around your house. Add daylilies anywhere to make the area stand out. They can be planted outdoors around decks, in natural areas or places that get both sun and part shade. They are versatile and grow where soils are hard, and other plants may have a hard time adapting too.
Red Daylily Bulb
Red Daylily Bulb