Look out! This perfectly pretty perennial will, quite literally, have you going bananas! Going Bananas Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Going Bananas' PP#17164) is exactly the kind of perennial that will take your garden over the top!
Each spring, this plant will leaf out with lovely bright green foliage. It keeps itself low to the ground and boasts an impressively dense leaf count! Even before it blooms, Going Bananas looks quite handsome.
Of course, it's hard to draw your eyes away from the blossoms of this yellow daylily once it blooms in the early summer. Each flower could be described as the color of a perfectly ripe banana or as the color of the warm, bright, midday sun.
Sure, a daylily flower only blooms for a single day, but fear not, Going Bananas has a massive number of blooms always ready and waiting to take the place of the previous flowers. This perennial will bloom continuously all summer long and even into fall!
You won't be the only one in love with Going Bananas, Pollinators like butterflies will come from near and far for a chance to check out the nectar from this bright yellow daylily! With its slight tubular blossom shape, you might even get a curious hummingbird or two to stop by!
It's easy to see why Going Bananas is considered a premium daylily. This prestigious title is given to daylilies with a fantastic bloom performance, vibrantly colored flowers, superb winter hardiness, and have a vigorous growth habit.
You'll want to plant somewhere you can enjoy the sweet fragrance Going Bananas has! Letting this anything but common yellow daylily perfume your home through an open window is a choice you definitely won't regret!
Going Bananas can liven up your garden like few others with its seemingly endless supply of fresh new blossoms. Order one today from our expert growers at Nature Hills Nursery!
Unlike some perennials, Going Bananas Daylily is extremely adaptable to most environments, which extends its uses tremendously!
Do you live in a highly-populated area that can sometimes struggle with air pollution? Going Bananas doesn't care! It'll thrive as a front border specimen, even right next to the street!
It'll also make a lovely accent in your perennial garden. Plant a clump of daylilies together for a full and lovely display of rich yellow flowers all summer long!
Pollinator and butterfly gardens simply aren't complete without a Going Bananas Daylily added. Its nectar and easy to land on shape will make it a real go-to for those winged beauties! Not to mention the flower stalks can have up to three blossoms at a time, that's a lot of butterfly real estate!
This daylily shines as a filler in containers. Plant in a terra cotta pot and place on your patio for a delightful decoration. If you could place next to your window, then it would provide the added service of perfuming your living room or kitchen when the window is open!
Drab house siding is a thing of the past with Going Bananas. Simply plant along the sides of your home, sit back, and watch as they transform the entire look. They are exceptional for foundation planting!
If you'd like, pair Going Bananas with other, different colored, daylilies. The purple of Little Purple Grapette would contrast quite charmingly! Cut a few of each and bring them inside to brighten up your living room or dining table.
With a plant as sublime as Going Bananas, it's no surprise that caring for it is a true piece of cake!
This specimen appreciates being planted in well drained soil somewhere it can soak up the sun all day long. Going Bananas can handle partial shade, but it's happiest in full sun.
To have as much flower power as possible, it's always a good idea to remove the spent flowers. Select and prune out the flower stems close to the ground on stems where all flowers are finished blooming.
Feel free to prune Going Bananas foliage back to about two inches in autumn after it's done blooming. You could also do this in the very early spring.
Adding a layer of mulch near the base is a great way to help control the moisture of the soil. It also keeps your garden nice and neat by keeping the weeds to a minimum!
Gardeners everywhere agree that Going Bananas Daylily is destined to become an American classic. Don't wait, order a Going Bananas Daylily for your garden or landscape today!
Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.
Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!
Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.
|Young Plants to 18 Months|
|2"x2"x3"||Ranges from||.18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume|
|4.5" Container||Equal to||.65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume|
|Sprinter Pot||Equal to||.63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume|
|4" Container||Ranges from||.31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume|
|6" Container||Equal to||1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume|
|1 Quart||Equal to||1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume|
|5.5" Container||Equal to||1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x5"||Ranges from||.8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x6"||Ranges from||1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x9"||Ranges from||1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x10"||Ranges from||1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old|
|2 Quart||Equal to||2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume|
|#1 Container||Ranges from||2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume|
|5"x5"x12"||Equal to||3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 2 - 4 Years Old|
|#2 Container||Ranges from||1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume|
|#3 Container||Ranges from||2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 3 - 5 Years Old|
|#5 Container||Ranges from||2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume|
|#7 Container||Ranges from||5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume|
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|Botanical Name||Hemerocallis 'Going Bananas'|
|Mature Height||18 - 24 inches|
|Mature Spread||18 to 24 inches|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun, Partial Shade|
|Soil Type||Well Drained|
|When To Prune||Late Autumn|