Dictionary » D » Day lily

Day lily

Day lily

(Science: botany) a genus of plants (Hemerocallis) closely resembling true lilies, but having tuberous rootstocks instead of bulbs. The common species have long narrow leaves and either yellow or tawny-orange flowers.

a genus of plants (Funkia) differing from the last in having ovate veiny leaves, and large white or blue flowers.


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



Results from our forum


Please help identify flower

ok, found the answer: the flower is called a red magic day lily. It doesn't have leaves because they grow on spring and summer. more info here: http://msucares.com/news/print/sgnews/sg03/sg031003.html

See entire post
by Winter
Sat Oct 01, 2005 6:54 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Please help identify flower
Replies: 10
Views: 5265


This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 908 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link