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Hemerocallis ‘Apple Court Damson’

A Conservation Scheme Plant

Date Introduced

Introduced by
Isle of Wight Group

Reason for Inclusion
Historical interest. Introduced as a seedling from H. ‘Joan Senior’ as one parent, but never registered.

Obtained from Diana Grenfell, ex Apple Court Nursery, Hampshire.

Brief description of plant
Herbaceous clump-forming perennial.

Height x Spread
45cm x 45cm

Stunning (10cm), deep damson coloured flowers with a lime throat.

Mid-green strap-like leaves.

Flowering Time
June - July

Soil type
Any soil.

Full sun

Pests and diseases
Slugs and snails. Hemerocallis Gall Midge - infected buds should be removed and burnt.

Tolerant of a wide range of conditions, but may need watering in a dry spring to ensure good flowering.

Division of established clumps in spring.

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