Stella In Red Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Stella In Red'
Stella In Red Daylily flowers
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Plant Height: 12 inches
Flower Height: 18 inches
Spacing: 12 inches
Hardiness Zone: 3
Striking red trumpets with a bright yellow eye; provides a bold contrast to other plants; sturdy, strong, easy to care for; bred for high bud count and reblooming; a stunning display when massed in the garden
Stella In Red Daylily features bold fragrant red trumpet-shaped flowers with yellow throats at the ends of the stems in mid summer. The flowers are excellent for cutting. Its grassy leaves remain green in color throughout the season. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.
Stella In Red Daylily is an herbaceous perennial with a shapely form and gracefully arching foliage. Its medium texture blends into the garden, but can always be balanced by a couple of finer or coarser plants for an effective composition.
This is a relatively low maintenance plant, and is best cleaned up in early spring before it resumes active growth for the season. It is a good choice for attracting butterflies to your yard. It has no significant negative characteristics.
Stella In Red Daylily is recommended for the following landscape applications;
- Mass Planting
- General Garden Use
Planting & Growing
Stella In Red Daylily will grow to be about 12 inches tall at maturity extending to 18 inches tall with the flowers, with a spread of 16 inches. When grown in masses or used as a bedding plant, individual plants should be spaced approximately 12 inches apart. It grows at a medium rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 10 years.
This plant does best in full sun to partial shade. It is very adaptable to both dry and moist locations, and should do just fine under typical garden conditions. It is not particular as to soil type or pH. It is highly tolerant of urban pollution and will even thrive in inner city environments. This particular variety is an interspecific hybrid. It can be propagated by division; however, as a cultivated variety, be aware that it may be subject to certain restrictions or prohibitions on propagation.