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Hemerocallis 'Red Precious' (Daylily 'Red Precious')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
0.6m
Max height
0.5m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Hemerocallis 'Red Precious'

Other names

Daylily 'Red Precious'

Genus

Hemerocallis Hemerocallis

Variety or Cultivar

'Red Precious' _ 'Red Precious' is an evergreen perennial with a clump-forming habit. Its narrow leaves are light green. In summer it bears bright-red flowers with yellow throats and recurved petals with beige undersides.


Hemerocallis 'Red Precious' is: Evergreen

Habit

Clump-forming, Erect

Awards

RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

Flower

Bright-red, Yellow, Brown in Summer

Foliage

Light green in All seasons

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Glasshouse red spider mite , Slugs , Snails , Thrips , Gall midges Aphids , Glasshouse red spider mite , Slugs , Snails , Thrips , Gall midges

Leaf and stem rot Leaf and stem rot

General care

Pruning

Deadhead to prolong flowering.

Propagation methods

Division


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Where to grow

Hemerocallis 'Red Precious' (Daylily 'Red Precious') will reach a height of 0.6m and a spread of 0.5m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

City, Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Prairie planting

Cultivation

Plant in fertile, moist but well-drained soils in full sun. Regular watering during dry periods in spring and summer will ensure successful flowering.

Soil type

Chalky, Clay, Loamy

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Full Sun

Aspect

South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

Companion plants

We do not currently have companion plants added for this plant.

Botanical name

Hemerocallis 'Red Precious'

Other names

Daylily 'Red Precious'

Genus

Hemerocallis Hemerocallis

Variety or Cultivar

'Red Precious' _ 'Red Precious' is an evergreen perennial with a clump-forming habit. Its narrow leaves are light green. In summer it bears bright-red flowers with yellow throats and recurved petals with beige undersides.

Foliage

Evergreen

Habit

Clump-forming, Erect

Awards

RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)


Colour

Flower

Bright-red, Yellow, Brown in Summer

Foliage

Light green in All seasons


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Glasshouse red spider mite , Slugs , Snails , Thrips , Gall midges

Specific diseases

Leaf and stem rot

General care

Pruning

Deadhead to prolong flowering.

Propagation methods

Division


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Hemerocallis 'Red Precious' (Daylily 'Red Precious') will reach a height of 0.6m and a spread of 0.5m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

City, Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Prairie planting

Cultivation

Plant in fertile, moist but well-drained soils in full sun. Regular watering during dry periods in spring and summer will ensure successful flowering.

Soil type

Chalky, Clay, Loamy

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Full Sun

Aspect

South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

USDA zones

Zone 9, Zone 8, Zone 7, Zone 6, Zone 5, Zone 4, Zone 3

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