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Daylily 'Handwriting On The Wall'
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Plant Type: Daylilies

Another beautiful daylily from renowned daylily breeder Karol Emmerich! Six inch triangular shaped flowers are peach with a wine purple eye. Like watercolor paint, the purple color blends to lavender purple toward the yellow throat for a stunning display. A thin, purple picotee edge frames the edge of the blooms.

Fragrant, semi-evergreen tetraploid.

Height: 24″. Spread: 24″. Zone 3-9 hardy. Flower Color: Purple shades. Bloomtime: Midsummer to late summer. Rebloomer.

Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Daylilies can survive many harsh conditions that other plants cannot including: polluted city environments, slopes, poor and dry soils, near pavement that is salted in winter, and under Black Walnut trees (not affected by juglone).

Flower Color

Purple shades.

Foliage Color


Plant Spread


Good Companions

Other full or part shade perennials, or shrubs.

Plant Height


Scape Height

Hardness Zone


Soil Moisture

dry or wet conditions

Characteristics & Attributes


Bloom Time

Mid to late summer

Critter Resistance

rabbits, deer


full sun to part shade

Growth Rate


Seasonal Interests

mid to late summer