Hemerocallis Black Stockings


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Cultural and Growing Info is provided below.

Purple black flowers can reach 6" across.

Purple black flowers can reach 6 across. Fully open blossoms reveal a bright yellow-splashed throat. Lush deep color with enticing ruffled edges oo la la! A mid-season bloomer with intermittent rebloom later in the summer. Foliage is semi-evergreen.

Hemerocallis Black Stockings, a tetraploid, was selected for its abundant blossoms, vibrant colors, and hardiness in a variety of climates and soils. Drought tolerant once established.



Plant Type Perennials


Height Medium 18-24"

Spacing Plant 18" apart

Bloom Time Early Summer to Mid-Summer

Sun / Shade Full Sun to Mostly Sunny

Zones 3-9

Soil Type Normal, Clay, Acidic

Water Needs Low

Sold In Plantable Pots

Special Features

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Long-Blooming
  • Rabbit Resistant

Planting Sites

  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • OK in Containers
  • 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.