Rocket City Daylily

Hemerocallis 'Rocket City'

Daylilies are prized for their ease of growing, heat and drought toerance, and their stunning blossoms. Rocket City is bright orange in color with a lighter stripe down the center of each petal.

Bloom/Feature

Bright orange blooms with a lighter stripe down the center of each petal; blooms in summer

Plant Type

Perennials

Evergreen or Deciduous

Deciduous

USDA Zones

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

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

Medium

Soil Type

Tolerates most native soils

Fertilizer

Yearly in early spring

Dimensions

4–6' H x Clumping

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