Hemerocallis Bela Lugosi


Note: This plant is not currently for sale. This is an archive page preserved for informational use.

You’ll ‘vant’ to own this Daylily! Cloaked in rich purple petals, the 6” flowers bloom non-stop in mid-summer. Did we mention its enticing vivid lime-green throat?

Hemerocallis Bela Lugosi, a tetraploid, is regarded as one of the best purple daylilies on the market. Foliage is semi-evergreen. Adapts to a wide range of growing conditions – drought tolerant and very sunfast. Hemerocallis are selected for their abundance of blossoms, vibrant colors, and hardiness in a variety of climates and soils.


Type: Perennials
Height: Medium 33"
Spacing: Plant 18-24" apart
Bloom Time: Mid-Summer to Late Summer
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Sunny
Zones: 3-9   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Clay, Acidic
Flower: Purple
Accent: Green
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

Features to Note

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Long-Blooming
  • OK in Containers
  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Seaside/Salt Tolerant

Hemerocallis General Information

Rugged and adaptable, Daylilies are quick to establish and require little care. Carefree, pest resistant and free of Hemerocallis rust disease. They even grow under Black Walnut trees and along salted driveways. Outstanding! Idaho has restricted all potted plant material from being shipped into Idaho at this time.

Hemerocallis Plant Care

Tough, cold and drought tolerant, long-lived plants. Can be divided most any time of year. Division usually needed every 3-4 years for best performance.