Hemerocallis 'Lime Frost'
daylily 'Lime Frost'
An herbaceous perennial that reaches approximately 70cm in height, forms clumps of arching strap-shaped leaves and green and white flowers with a green throat to 15cm across in summer.
Ultimate height0.5–1 metres
Time to ultimate height2–5 years
Ultimate spread0.1–0.5 metres
MoistureMoist but well–drained
pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral
Colour & scent
- Full sun
- Partial shade
South–facing or West–facing
ExposureExposed or Sheltered
- Native to the UK
- Clump forming
Hemerocallis may be evergreen or herbaceous perennials, with narrow, strap-shaped leaves and funnel-shaped flowers on erect stems in late spring or early summer
- Name status
How to grow
Grow in fertile, moist but well-drained soil preferably in full sun. Flowering is likely to be poor in shadier situations. Tolerant of heavy clay and poorer soils. May need watering in spring to early summer in dry conditions to ensure flowering. See Hemerocallis cultivation or daylily cultivation for details
Propagate by division in early spring or early autumn
Suggested planting locations and garden types
- Cottage and informal garden
- Flower borders and beds
Cut back flower stems after flowering has finished. Remove dead foliage as required
May be susceptible to fungal leaf spot and rust diseases or bacterial leaf and stem rot
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