Dramatic 2-3" dark purple blooms have yellow and green throats. At 15-20" tall, these hardy reblooming daylilies are perfect for edging borders and walkways as well as for patio containers due to their compact growth habit. Purple de Oro looks best when planted in clusters. They bloom first in early to midsummer and then produce a second wave of blooms in the fall. Hemerocallis 'Purple de 'Oro'
Hemerocallis 'Purple de Oro'
Sun Exposure:Full Sun, Partial Sun
Height/Habit:15 - 20 inches
Spread:12 - 18 inches
Spacing:12 - 18 inches
Flowering Date:Late spring to late summer
Planting Instructions:Able to plant anytime the ground is workable. At least one month before a severe freeze going into winter.
Winter Care:Mulch in more northern areas to minimize heaving due to freezing and thawing.
Shipped:2-3 EYE BAREROOT
Growth Rate:Moderate to fast
Flower Form:Trumpet shaped, 2-3" flowers with ruffled, slightly recurved petals.
Foliage Type:Strap like, medium to dark green.
Resistance:No serious problems.
Pruning:Remove spent flower stems low to the base to encourage repeat blooms. After flowering.
Pruning Time:After flowering.
Soil Requirement:Adaptable to most soils except water-logged heavy soils.