~~ Asiatic lily 'Queen of the Night' | Thoroughly spectacular and totally unique, Queen of Night boasts big flowers so dark they appear black in the garden. Large red-orange stamens highlight the ebony blooms nicely. Their sweet fragrance is a lovely accent to their incomparable beauty | Spalding Bulb~~
Day-lily: Hemerocallis 'Waves of Joy' (Dan Trimmer) Tetraploid (Dragonfly Dawn x Tetra Texas Kaleidscope) 37" E. Re. Ev. 7 1/4". Waves of Joy is early, tall (37",) large (7 1/4",) 26 buds, easily pod fertile - Water Mill Gardens ... The daylilies of Dan & Jane Trimmer
Lilium Oriental Trumpet 'Space Mountain' Mid Summer Full Sun zone 4-9 Space Mountain - this lily is truly 'out-of-this-world'! Tons of rose pink flowers with strong stems and a fabulous fragrance. This exciting new group of lilies is a result of hybridizing fragrant oriental lilies with the regal, large flowered trumpet lilies. The selection produces larger flowers, stronger stems and more vigor; 3'-5';16-18cm bulbs.
Scientific name is Hemerocallis fulva, belonging to the Xanthorrhoeaceae family. Note: if you've never eaten this plant start slowly, eating small amounts to see how you respond. Although not toxic, the plant has been known to cause vomiting or diarrhea if eaten in large quantities by sensitive individuals. Day Lily Plant Identification page from our book Foraging & Feasting: A Field Guide and Wild Food Cookbook by Dina Falconi; illustrated by Wendy Hollender.
Daylily - profuse, enduring blooms for the front yard. Practically indestructible, daylilies will flower their heads off in almost any sunny spot. They are drought and insect resistant. Daylilies are also available in early-, mid-, and late-season bloomers. For an all-season flower show plant a few of each in your garden. Or, select repeat bloomers that flower from spring until fall. They form large clumps that should be divided every three to four years. Grows in Zones 3-9.