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Hemerocallis Calico Jack (Daylily)

Bright yellow petals sport burgundy edging and a matching eye. Slow growth rate.

The common name comes from the fact that each flower only lasts for no more than 24 hours- they open in the morning wither before the following evening- some to be replaced by another flower on the same scape.

Blooms mid to late summer
2 ft tall x 1.5-2 ft spacing
HARDY to -30°F (-34°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Tolerant to juglone
Drought tolerant
Rabbit resistant
Salt tolerant


Zone Zone 3
Exposure Full Sun to Part Shade
Moisture Low to Moderate Moisture