Flower Database

Day lily

Basic information
Flower Name
Day lily
Formal Name
Hemerocallis middendorffii var. esculenta
Alias
日光黄菅, 禅庭花, Daylily, Nikkōkisuge, 禅庭花, Hemerocallis esculenta
Habitat
Japan and China
Morph
Years of grass
Comment
Day lily (scientific name: scientific name: Hemerocallis dumortieri var. esculenta, synonym: Hemerocallis middendorffii var. esculenta) is native to Japan and China and is a perennial grass of the Xanthorrhoeaceae family. In summer, yellow single flowers bloom scape away at Japan national field in damp places. Flowers shallow blooming and closing the evening is a flower day. In Japanese it is called Nikkōkisuge or Zenteika.
Generic name:Day lily, Scientific name scientific name: Hemerocallis dumortieri var. esculenta, synonym: Hemerocallis middendorffii var. esculenta, Other name: Nikkōkisuge , Zenteika, lilies , Distribution: Japan nationwide, Habitat: intermediate Marsh, Height: 50-60 cm, leaf shape, elongated, leaf length: 50-80 cm, Leaf width: 2 cm, Flowering: July to August, squeezing: funnel-shaped, petals 6 pieces (3 pieces for calyx), flower diameter: 5 cm, flower color: yellow.
Detailed information
Order
Asparagales
Family
Xanthorrhoeaceae
Genus
Hemerocallis
Species
H.dumortieri var. esculenta,
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Head
Petal shape
Infundibular
Leaf type
Linear
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Plain/fleet
Color
Orange, Yellow
Season
May Jun Jul Aug
Height
50  ~ 60  [cm]
Diameter
5  ~ 10