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Hemerocallis 'Stella de Oro' (Daylily)

Hemerocallis 'Stella de Oro' Photo/Illustration: Michelle Gervais


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Hardiness Zones: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Botanical Name: Hemerocallis 'Stella de Oro' hem-er-oh-KAL-iss Common Name: Daylily Genus: Hemerocallis
This bright yellow flowered daylily has a long blooming period, producing ruffled flowers over four or five months. Each flower opens for one day. It is a vigorous grower that may be the most widely grown daylily.
Noteworthy characteristics: Big bang for your buck. Lasts and lasts.
Care: Provide full sun to part shade and moist but well-drained soil. Daylilies prefer fertile loam. Divide when clumps become crowded.
Propagation: Sow seed in containers in spring or autumn. Divide in spring or autumn.
Problems: Relatively pest and disease resistant. Some minor damage from sucking insects like aphids and thrips. Slugs and snails may damage young leaves. Rust is possible.
Height 1 ft. to 3 ft.
Spread 6 in. to 12 in.
Growth Habit Clumps
Light Full Sun to Part Shade
Moisture Medium Moisture
Maintenance Moderate
Characteristics Attracts Butterflies; Showy Flowers
Bloom Time Summer
Flower Color Yellow Flower
Uses Beds and Borders, Roadside
Style Cottage Garden, Meadow Garden
Seasonal Interest Spring Interest, Summer Interest
Type Perennials

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