Hemerocallis 'Gentle Shepherd' - Daylily

Perennials

Hemerocallis 'Gentle Shepherd'

Daylily

‘Gentle Shepherd’ is a diploid cultivar that is noted for being one of the best of the white-flowering daylilies. It features 5.5” almost pure white flowers with yellow-green throats. Flowers appear on naked stems that typically rise above a clump of arching, linear, blade-like, dark green leaves. Individual flowers open for one day. Blooms in early to midseason. May rebloom in the fall.

Daylily Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Daylilies are tough, cold and drought tolerant, long lived plants. Pinch off spent flowers, trim stems when blooms are finished, but not the leaves!

Height:

24-28 in

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Spread:

18-24 in

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Hardiness Zone:

3 - 9

Characteristics & Attributes for Hemerocallis 'Gentle Shepherd'

Exposure
Sun
Partial Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Average
Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Attributes
Specimen
Border or Bed
Edging
Focal Point
Mass Planting
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