Chicago Apache Daylily

Hemerocallis x 'Chicago Apache'

Daylilies are prized for their ease of growing, heat and drought toerance, and their stunning blossoms. Chicago Apache delivers striking bright red blooms with ruffled petals and a yellow throat.

Bloom/Feature

Striking blooms with bright red, ruffled petals and a yellow throat in summer

Plant Type

AnnualsPerennials

Evergreen or Deciduous

Evergreen

USDA Zones

4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11

Zone Detail

Hardy to -30°F to -20°F

Key Features

Returns Year After Year

Flowering Season

Summer

Use

Border, Container, Groundcover

Exposure

Full Sun

Water

Low

Soil Type

Tolerates most native soils

Fertilizer

Yearly in early spring

Dimensions

16–20" H x 20–24" W

Pruning

Remove dead leaves during growing season

Planting Instructions

  • water before planting
  • plant in Full Sun
  • dig hole 3X the width of pot,
  • backfill and plant 1"-2" above soil level
  • water and add more soil if needed
  • mulch plants