Seeking name of old yellow daylily

ann_tx8(z8/East Texas)October 22, 2013

I am trying to find the name of an old--perhaps heirloom-yellow daylily. The petals are more slender than rounded and a bright yellow. The throat has a slight hint of green or chartreuse. It has a lemon scent.

Mine was given to me several years ago and has been a prolific grower and bloomer, but I lost it this year to drought/deer/and grasshoppers. Will appreciate any suggestions you might offer. Thank you.

Ann

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Nancy zone 6

One of the species daylilies maybe? Hemerocallis lilioasphodelus has the common name of lemon lily for its scent. Check Olallie daylily gardens
http://daylilygarden.com/hemerocallis.html

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ann_tx8(z8/East Texas)

Thanks so much. I believe ngraham came closest and I'm going to order. However, that Arlow-Stout, although it doesn't look like the one I'm looking for is gorgeous and I will see if I can find that one as well.

I appreciate both of you trying to help.

    Bookmark   October 23, 2013 at 5:36PM
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