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Happy Returns Daylily

Plant Facts
Common Name: Happy Returns Daylily
Botanical Name: Hemerolcallis ‘Happy Returns’
Nativity: Asia
Hardiness Zone: 3-9
Type: Herbaceous perennial
Size: Height: 1-1.5′, spread: 1-1.5′

Aesthetic Traits
Plant Form: Irregular, sprawling
Foliage Color: Green
Seasonal Features:
Fall Color:
Winter Form:
Bloom Color: Lemon yellow
Bloom Time: June – October
Fruit Color:

Ecological Traits
Light: Full sun – part shade
Soil Type: Well-drained, loam
Soil Moisture: Moist
Urban Tolerances: Drought tolerant, heat tolerant
Wildlife Value: butterflies

Installation & Maintenance Notes
Deadhead spent flowers, cut back to 6″ in the fall


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