Hemerocallis Longfields Pearl - Day Lily, Plant in 9cm Pots
Hemerocallis are native to Asia and central Europe. They are grown in gardens across the world and for good reason, the sheer impact these plants create is irresistible to many gardeners. To empahsis this enormous popularity it is fair to say they are probably one of the most bred of all garden plants, with over 80,000 cutivars currently registered (2016) and many more no doubt in the making. As both the latin and the common name suggests, each flower last for one day, however many of the single, tumpet shaped flowers are produced in a season. Longfields Pearl produces fragrant, creamy, white soft ruffled petals, with a vibrant yellow heart flowers. The long clear stem make these good for cutting. Easy to grow in most locations, however for best result deep, fertile, mosit soil is prefered. Excellent in a mixed planting, or in groups. Can easily be grown in a pot or other container. Use a good quality compost and ensure you feed regularly as a hungry plant is a poor performer. We recommend Osmoscote pro 8-9 month applied in the early spring. One application gives all the nutrients the plant requires for the whole year. .