Daylily Happy Returns
DetailsDaylily ‘Happy Returns’ (Hemerocallis ‘Happy Returns’) has sunny yellow flowers that light up the garden from spring to fall. Fragrant, this non-stop bloomer adds a lovely presence and highlights its neighboring flowers. At 14-16" tall it’s perfect in the front of borders, along a path or building where their tough, drought tolerant, easy-care nature makes them a great pick. Remove spent flowers daily for a neat look and cut flower stems (scapes) back after they have finished flowering. Daylilies will slowly increase in size; after 3-4 years, in spring or fall, simply dig, divide, and replant. 14-16" tall x 18-23" wide.
|Common Name||Daylily Happy Returns|
|Botanical Name||Hemerocallis Happy Returns|
|Zones||3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9|
|Light Requirements||Full Sun, Morning Sun & Afternoon Shade|
|Mature Height||12-36" tall|
|Mature Spread||12-36" wide|
|Bloom Time||Early to late summer|
|Ships As||Bare Root|
|Planting Time||Spring / Summer, Fall|
|Soil Type||Clay Soil, Sandy Soil, Average Soil, Drought/Dry Soil, Well-Drained Soil|
|Soil Moisture||Dry, Average, Well Draining|
|Amount of Rain||10 to 20", 20 to 30", 30 to 40", 40 to 50"|
|Advantages||Attract Butterflies, Attract Hummingbirds, Easy to grow, Low Maintenance, Plants for Small Spaces|
|Ideal Region||Coastal California, Northeast, Southeast, Midwest, Southwest, West, Pacific Northwest|
|Neonicotinoid-Free||Yes - Learn More|
|Ships to Hawaii, Alaska & Canada||No|
Plant & Bulb Shipping Buy now and we will ship your order at the ideal planting time for your region. Expected ship week will display at checkout after you enter your zip code. Shipping begins Sept. 18. Amaryllis Bulbs will begin shipping mid-October 2018 and will continue until we sell out or through December 31, 2018.
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- If the coldest winter temperature expected in your area is -15°F (zone 5) then any plants rated zones 3-5 will survive the winter temperatures in your area.
- If you live in very warm winter areas (zones 9-11) plants with zones 3-4 ratings are not recommended. The lack of freezing winter temperatures do not provide a time for winter dormancy (rest).
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