Hemerocallis: maintenance tips

Easy-to-grow perennial whose colourful blooms last just one day.

Maintenance tips: Hemerocallis or Day-lilyMaintenance tips: Hemerocallis or Day-lily

Common name: Day-lily


For an abundant bloom, plant in full sun.


Water abundantly during planting and in dry periods.


Plant in spring in rich, well-drained soil.


Add compost to soil each spring. Fertilize with a granular perennial fertilizer.

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