Hemerocallis esculenta Koidz.

Daylily


Family: Xanthorrhoeaceae

Genus: Hemerocallis

Category: Perennial

Size: To 35" tall in bloom

Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade

Description: 

Linear foliage, scapes slightly shorter than leaves, flowers slightly fragrant, gold-yellow, trumpet-shaped, spreading segments.

History: 

Native to China, Russia and Japan.

Published in Bot. Mag (Tokyo) 39: 28 in 1925.

Synonym Hemerocallis pedicellata Nakai.

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