day lilies


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day lilies

day lilies

Very showy flower (no spots) appearing to have 6 petals (3 petals, 3 sepals that look like petals), inside of flower yellow, outside orange, 6 stamens. Multitude of color varieties. Slightly sweet with a mild vegetable flavor, like asparagus, zucchini and melon. Cut the sweet petals away from the bitter white base of the flower. In the spring, use very young shoots as a substitute for asparagus. NOTE: Many Lilies are NOT edible. Double check and research the ones you have. Day lilies may have diuretic or laxative effect. Don’t overdo it.
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Day lilies add a touch of drama A hedge of a diversity of native species - beech, hazel, holly, elder, field maple and oak - will offer food and shelter to a wealth of creatures.
Day lilies are easy to care for and bloom all summer, Crosby noted.
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Try some Chinese ground orchids, blackberry lilies, canna lilies, elephant ears, lilies of the valley, crocosmias, hardy cyclamens, dahlias, summer hyacinths, gladioluses, day lilies, irises, or true lilies for a coordination of flowers through summer into fall.
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Good companions in high summer include the dark-leaved dahlia 'Bishop of Llandaff', with its deep red flowers and the effective contrast in foliage, and bold day lilies such as Hemerocallis 'Stafford', which has fabulous scarlet flowers with yellow centres.