Hemerocallis El Desperado Special Item

Daylily, Spider Lily

Type: Perennials
Height: Medium 28" (Plant 18-24" apart)
Bloom Time: Late Summer to Early Fall
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Sunny
Zones: 3-9   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Clay, Acidic
Flower / Accent: Yellow / Burgundy
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

Soft golden yellow petals with a distinctive purple eye conjure the colors of the Southwest's canyons and mesas. A purple ruffle on each petal gives the 5 flowers a nice crisp look.

Hemerocallis El Desperado is a tetraploid, which are known for their abundant blossoms, vibrant colors, and hardiness in a variety of climates and soils. Drought tolerant once established.

Features to Note:

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • OK in Containers
  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Seaside/Salt Tolerant
  • Blooms for 4 Weeks or More
  • Yellow Flowering Perennials

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!

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.

$9.95 $5.97 ea.
(3+) $9.50 $5.70 ea.
Ships: Fall 2016
Plant Code: HEED