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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Asparagales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Hemerocallis fulva   FAMILY Hemerocallidaceae   NEW! Click to go to FSUS key


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Hemerocallis fulva   FAMILY Liliaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 041-31-001:
Hemerocallis fulva   FAMILY Liliaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Orange Daylily, Tawny Daylily, Roadside Daylily


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image of Hemerocallis fulva, Orange Daylily, Tawny Daylily, Roadside Daylily

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_hefu_001_lvd

        

image of Hemerocallis fulva, Orange Daylily, Tawny Daylily, Roadside Daylily

JK Marlow    jkm190608_9071

June    Greenville County    SC

Flowers tawny-orange (or variants), not fragrant; inner tepal margins wavy, per Weakley's Flora (2018).

image of Hemerocallis fulva, Orange Daylily, Tawny Daylily, Roadside Daylily

Stephanie C. Brundage    scb_20210608hayesville108

June    Clay County    NC

Clay County Native Botanical Garden

Commonly cultivated, frequently escaping, per Weakley's Flora (2022).

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Hemerocallis fulva   FAMILY Hemerocallidaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Hemerocallis fulva   FAMILY Liliaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 041-31-001:
Hemerocallis fulva   FAMILY Liliaceae

 

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659

Forb
Perennial

Non-native: Asia

Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Commonly cultivated, frequently escaping

Habitat: Commonly cultivated, frequently escaping to forests, streambanks, suburban woodlands, lawns, waste places, per Weakley's Flora

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Invasive?

This plant may be causing problems in natural areas outside its native range, according to authorities such as:

 

LEAVES:
Simple
Basal (plant scapose)

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Orange
Bisexual
Radially symmetrical
6 tepals
6 stamens
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer
Capsule

 

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