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Synonyms for day lily

any of numerous perennials having mounds of sumptuous broad ribbed leaves and clusters of white, blue, or lilac flowers

any of numerous perennials having tuberous roots and long narrow bladelike leaves and usually yellow lily-like flowers that bloom for only a day

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Flower-shaped items include roses, tulips, day lilies, and water lilies, as well as a bouquet of smaller pieces that includes an assortment of carnations, dahlias, morning glories, and roses.
Images include more soft, romantic florals such as calla lilies, lilies, a set of four eastern florals, purple and red day lilies, hibiscus, amaryllis, hollyhocks, tulips, crocus and forget-me-nots.
Veterinarian Sharon Gwaltney-Brant, toxicologist with the ASPCA Animal Control Poison Center, says that Easter, tiger, rubrum, Japanese and some forms of day lilies can cause kidney failure in cats.
And consider planting dahlias, gladioli and bare-root perennials such as hostas, day lilies, heuchera and many more while they are dormant.
Last spring my day lilies were green and they turned yellow and looked like they were going to die.
sibirica, hostas, day lilies (Hemerocallis), astilbes, and the marvellous scarlet Lobelia cardinalis.
Some common garden perennials are daisies, coreopsis, day lilies, bleeding heart, and hostas.
On a sunny day, volunteers from the Conservation Corps and other community groups planted red chokeberry (Aronia arbutifolia), day lilies, and ornamental grasses in new bioretention cells in one of the Navy Yard's biggest parking lots.
Like your poems the high front yard faces a lake's inlet, Purple, pink, orange and yellow day lilies punctuate steep steps to your front door where lamb's ear.
Grace Academy of Dallas has negotiated excellent wholesale prices direct from the growers and will extend competitive pricing for an array of top-quality large sized, bare-root Caladium bulbs, a selection of field-grown Perennials such as rich colored Day Lilies, and long lasting summer Hostas.
Commonly known as Day Lilies, our collection of Hemerocallis produce large flowers from June to September on 80-90cm stems.
The plantings, in their color scheme and complexity, far surpass the ubiquitous tracts of stout yellow day lilies municipalities often plant and then, because of budget constraints, leave to fry in the mid-summer sun.
CHOOSE a mixture of hardy evergreens, such as palms and bamboo, along with vibrant perennials such as crocosmia, day lilies, canna lilies, dahlias and rudbeckias, ready to plant into fertile soil in a warm, sheltered, sunny spot.
Good companions include the dark-leaved dahlia "Bishop of Llandaff", with its deep red flowers, and bold day lilies such as Hemerocallis "Stafford", which has fabulous scarlet flowers with yellow centres.
If you don't have day lilies, the first thistles bloom at the same time.