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Hemerocallis 'Ming Porcelain'

Ming Porcelain Daylily

Daylily

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Large, reblooming light pink to tan colored trumpets with central yellow ring and green throat; sturdy, strong, easy to care for, great grassy texture and form; good for the beginner gardener and the pro

Description

Large, reblooming light pink to tan colored trumpets with central yellow ring and green throat; sturdy, strong, easy to care for, great grassy texture and form; good for the beginner gardener and the pro

Landscape Attributes

Ming Porcelain Daylily is an herbaceous perennial with a shapely form and gracefully arching foliage. Its medium texture blends into the garden, but can always be balanced by a couple of finer or coarser plants for an effective composition.

This is a relatively low maintenance plant, and is best cleaned up in early spring before it resumes active growth for the season. It is a good choice for attracting butterflies to your yard. It has no significant negative characteristics.

Ming Porcelain Daylily is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Mass Planting;General Garden Use;Groundcover

Planting & Growing

Ming Porcelain Daylily will grow to be about 24 inches tall at maturity extending to 3 feet tall with the flowers, with a spread of 3 feet. When grown in masses or used as a bedding plant, individual plants should be spaced approximately 28 inches apart. It grows at a medium rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 10 years. As an herbaceous perennial, this plant will usually die back to the crown each winter, and will regrow from the base each spring. Be careful not to disturb the crown in late winter when it may not be readily seen!

Light Requirement:

partial shade

full sun

Moisture:

dry to moist

Cold Hardy to Zone:

2b

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

24 inches (3 feet with the flowers)

3 feet

Deer Resistant:

false

Fall Color

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