Hemerocallis thunbergii Barr

Thunberg's Daylily, Late Yellow Daylily


Family: Xanthorrhoeaceae

Genus: Hemerocallis

Category: Perennial

Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade

Description: 

Compact habit. Erect scapes to 45" tall, well-branched. Lemon-yellow flowers, 3" diameter, midsummer. Abundant blooms.

History: 

Native to Japan.

Published in Garden (London 1871-1927) 4: 132 in 1873.

Listed in Dr. Stout's book, Daylilies: The Wild Species and Garden Clones Both Old and New of the Genus, in 1934.

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