EXQUISITE BLOOMS LASTING FROM SUMMER TO FALL, DAY IN AND OUT
- Purple blooms grace landscape from mid summer into fall
- Foliage is a bright green and dies back during winter
- Butterflies and hummingbirds to dance across your property to visit the blooms
- Wonderful when planted along a garden path, as a border or in containers
- Tolerant of heat and drought, low maintenance
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- Ships in a plant-safe designed box
- Hardiness Zone: 3-9
- Mature Height: 1-2' tall
- Mature Width: 1-2' wide
- Exposure: Full Sun/Part Shade
- Spacing: 18-24" apart
Why plant Purple de Oro Daylily?
Are you looking for a perennial that blows the blooms off other plants? Take a gander at the Purple de Oro Daylily. This stunning perennial offers a profuse blooming season starting in mid summer lasting through fall. Sporting blooms of vibrant purple with stunning yellow throats in the morning that fade by the day's end, the Purple de Oro Daylily earns the name Daylily by producing those blooms day in and day out. These perennials grow up to 2’ tall and wide. Blooms tend to be up to 3” wide and, aside from color alone, the petals offer intricate design with their frilly or ruffled edges. The Purple de Oro Daylily invites butterflies and hummingbirds to tirelessly pollinate these beautiful blooms, this just adds to the intense visual aspect this plant offers. This cultivar is one of almost 60,000 registered varieties, each one providing different qualities over the next but all together make beautiful displays.
How to use Purple de Oro Daylily in the landscape?
The Purple de Oro Daylily adds color and interest to any locations it finds itself planted. With a blooming period that lasts all summer into fall you won't be disappointed. These Daylilies provide tolerance to heat and drought and have relatively no issues with pests or diseases. Capable of being grown in the ground or in containers, you can display this beauty anywhere you see fit! The Purple de Oro Daylily also has the ability to attract butterflies and hummingbirds for pollination, aiding in your local environmental habitat. Utilize this perennial in beds or borders, themed gardens, or in containers decorating your patio, pool deck, or any location your heart desires.
Hardiness Zone: 3-9
How To Plant Purple de Oro Daylily
If you want your Purple de Oro Daylily to live a long and happy life, let's take a look at the requirements for growing. This perennial enjoys locations that provide full sun as well as partial shade. They like moist, well draining soils while offering adaptability to other types of soils, such as clay, loam, and even chalk. With tolerance to drought and heat, the Purple de Oro Daylily does need watering to maintain its beautiful blooms.
How To Water
Daylilies may offer drought tolerance once established, however everything likes a drink once in a while! We recommend watering at least twice a week until established. Once roots have taken and your plant is happily in its new home, you may decrease the watering to once a week. We do advise keeping an eye on your local weather and watering during periods of inclement weather such as drought or high heat to ensure the health of your plants.
How To Fertilize
The process of feeding your Purple de Oro Daylily is fairly simple. At the time of planting, we advise inserting fertilizer to the site of the planting; this will be the initial feeding. If you planted in the spring, the next fertilizer application can take place in the fall and then again the following spring. Keep this routine for the life of the plant to enjoy endless blooming.
How To Prune
So you have enjoyed a full season of blooms all thanks to your Purple de Oro Daylily and now you are thinking, do I need to prune anything? I'm happy to say you're in luck! The Purple de Oro Daylily does not require any pruning, however you may deadhead the blooms to promote new blooms. Come winter, this perennial will die back to the ground and begin again the next season. If you so choose you may remove the dead leaves otherwise plant and enjoy.
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