Plant Type: Daylilies
Earlybird Cardinal produces 4″ wide, watermelon red flowers with a pie crust edge and chartreuse throat. It is documented to produce 6 or more fans per season compared to 2-3 fans produced on an average daylily. It also tends to produce more than one flower scape per fan, so the plants quickly grow to form a highly floriferous, robust clump. This evergreen daylily has proved to be hardy in zones 4-9. Evergreen diploid.
Growing & Maintenance Tips:
Flower ColorRed shades
Plant Spread12-18 in.
Plant Height21 in.
Soil MoisturePoor soil, average, fertile
Characteristics & Attributes
Border plants, Container, Evergreen, Mass planting, Salt Tolerant, Easy to grow
Bloom TimeEarly summer, Midsummer, Late summer, Rebloomer
Exposurefull sun to part shade