These are one of the best plants that you can ever grow, as they grow quickly and also do last for a very long time as well. They require minimum care or efforts to grow well, and if you give it a bit of care, it can also give you the best results, that you have ever seen. So maximum results within minimum efforts and that is what these flowers are all about. They have the potential to thrive in all sorts of weather conditions and are very rarely troubled or disturbed by insect pests or other plant diseases. They are a type of big, beautiful and colourful flowers which are indeed a visual treat to anyone’s eyes. Keep reading to know more about day lilies.
How to get them off to a great start?
Ample Of Sunshine
Always make sure that you provide these plants with ample of sunshine and adequate amount of shade as well. Both should actually be given in a balanced way. It is sure to produce the best results when provided with ample of sunshine, though however they also bloom in shade, but will only produce fewer flowers.
Know When To Plant
It is advised to plant barefoot daylilies around the season of spring while the potted ones can be planted around any time of the year as well.
Where To Plant Them
Perennial Gardens, native to woodland gardens, difficult slopes, foundations and fence lines, wet areas and containers are most suitable for these plants.
How To Care For Them After Bloom?
These flowers actually last for about a day, so make sure that you remove them after their lifetime, so as to not disturb the other buds growing nearby them. Try out ways to prevent them spending too much time on seed production. Always keep the plants looking neat and tidy and this would help the plant to produce more bright and beautiful flowers as well. They can also grow for many years without any sort of caring, but as we know anything cared and attention will surely strive to give better results, so is that case with these flowers as well. Trim the plant well and maintain it in such a way that you can produce the best of it.
So these are a very popular kind of flowers, and many of you may have doubt as to how they got its name. They are called so because they only last for a day and each stalk produces numerous flowers, and that is why they seem to be blooming every time. They are also most often found on roadsides in orange and yellow shades. They look attractive and everyone is sure to like it as well. They are worth planting and produce good flowers with awesome fragrance too.