The delicate yellow gold petals of this sweet bloom emerge in the springtime like a cheerful ‘hello’ after a long winter! What better way to ring in the spring than with a burst of sunshiny color? The Stella de Oro Daylily can do that!
The Stella daylily starts blooming longer than any of its other daylily kin in the genus hemerocallis. Its late spring golden yellow blooms continue throughout the early summer and even into early fall.
This daylily is excellent for naturalizing or planting in large masses for ground covers. The golden yellow flowers are trumpet shaped and should be pruned or deadheaded once the spent form flower wilts.
The Stella de’ Oro thrives best in moist well drained soil and hot full sun but can tolerate part shade. Be sure not to over fertilize this perennial plant during the blooming period on the soil surface! Can grow up to 2 feet tall and 12 inches wide or more.
Grows well in most of the United States. Best USDA plant hardiness zones are 4-9. Growing season for the continued blooms depends on your zone but can bloom for long periods. The daylily stella d’oro is a great choice when you are looking for a pop of color with ground cover features.
You may be asking how to care for Stella de Oro Daylily. This reblooming daylily is easy to care for and the biggest benefit of removing the spent flower stalks is so more can appear. It can benefit from adding a slow release fertilizer in early spring to improve seed pod production.
The stella d oro flowers will act in a spreading nature when the oro blooms drop the seed pods to the ground.
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Hemerocallis ‘Stella de’ Oro’
- Showy flowers
- Drought tolerant
- Heat tolerant
- Low maintenance