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Hemerocallis Happy Returns

Daylily

Fragrant, soft yellow self.

  • »  Fragrant, soft yellow self
  • »  Rebloomer
  • »  Sword-like leaves, arranged in pairs, grow at the base of the plant
  • »  Bloom Time: June
  • »  Flower Height: 45 cm
  • »  Flower Size: 8 cm
  • »  Flower Type: Diploid

1gal
$19.25
  • Category:Perennials
  • Hardiness Zone:3
  • Height:40-45 cm
  • Spread:40-50 cm
  • Bloom Color: Yellow
Featured
Exposure
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Soil Moisture
Moist to Average
Well-drained
Growth Rate
Fast
Flowering Time
Lt. Spr-Sum
Rebloomer
Habit
Clumping
Foliage Color
Green
Planting instructions
Container Plants
Additional Information about Hemerocallis 'Happy Returns'

The name "hemerocallis" is derived from the Greek words for "day" and "beautiful," referring to the individual flowers lasting for about 24 hours. 

Both the flower buds and open flowers of the daylily are edible, with the petals and sepals frequently used for colour contrast in salads. 

Growing & Maintenance Tips for Hemerocallis 'Happy Returns'

Hemerocallis grow best in an average to moist, well-drained soil, in full sun or partial shade. Daylilies with very dark flower colours benefit from more shade. They are adaptable to many soil conditions, even heavy clay soils and once established, will tolerate heat and drought. Prune the flower stalks down after blooming to improve the overall appearance and lengthen bloom time. They spread (some slowly, some more aggressively) by underground rhizomes. Easy to grow.