Hemerocallis lilioasphodelus L.
Family: Xanthorrhoeaceae
lemon daylily,  more...
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Merel R. Black  
Etymology: Hemerocallis: from the Greek hemera, "day," and kallos, "beauty," thus meaning "beauty for a day," a reference to blooms last only a day
Plants: erect, perennial, 2'-4' tall forb
Leaves: long, basal, stalkless, grass-like
Flowers: orange, 6-parted, 4" wide, funnel-shaped, blooming for only one day, not fragrant; inflorescence terminal, tall-stalked clusters; blooms June-Aug.
Fruits: 3-celled capsule
Habitat: gardens, roadsides
Hemerocallis lilioasphodelus image
Robert Bierman  
Hemerocallis lilioasphodelus image
Botanical Illustration  
Hemerocallis lilioasphodelus image
Botanical Illustration  
Hemerocallis lilioasphodelus image
Hemerocallis lilioasphodelus image
Botanical Illustration  
Hemerocallis lilioasphodelus image
Robert R. Kowal  
Hemerocallis lilioasphodelus image
Merel R. Black  
Hemerocallis lilioasphodelus image
Robert W. Freckmann  
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Robert Bierman  
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