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HEMEROCALLIS 'All the Riches'
All the Riches Daylily, Daylily
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Depending on climate, the All the Riches daylily blooms anytime from late mid-spring to early summer. The daylily is a popular perennial revered for its reliability, ease of growth and floral beauty. The hybrid tetraploid ‘All the Riches' produces apple-size flowers atop a branching naked stem called a scape. The six petal-like tepals are yellow-gold with crinkled edges and often recurve. The scapes rise from clumps of strappy deep green leaves that remain semi-evergreen across the winter months. Each blossom in the bud cluster opens in the morning but shrivels up well before being 24-hours old. The hybrid 'All the Riches' was bred by E.H. Salter and released in 1996.
Daylilies are clump-forming and spread slowly via rhizomes. The blooms are commonly held in branched clusters on long leafless stems that stand above the foliage. All daylilies are easy to grow if provided full to partial sun and average soil with good drainage. Deciduous daylilies are the hardiest and survive in the coldest reaches of their range; however they may struggle in areas with mild winters. Evergreen types grow well in all but the most tropical regions but require protection where winters are harsh and cold. Their clumps spread over time and may need to be divided every three to four years. After plants bloom, it is wise to shear back their foliage to allow for a fresh flush of growth.
Enjoy this tried-and-true herbaceous ornamental in mixed beds and borders, containers and large mass plantings.
10 - 2
4 - 10
1a, 1b, 2a, 2b, 3a, 3b, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24
Full Sun, Partial Sun
18"-28" / 45.7cm - 71.1cm
18"-24" / 45.7cm - 61.0cm
Late Spring, Early Summer
Acidic, Neutral, Alkaline
Clay, Loam, Sand
Pollution, Drought, Salt
Green, Light Green
Container, Foundation, Mixed Border
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