hort.net Seasonal photo, (c) 2006 Christopher P. Lindsey, All Rights Reserved: do not copy
articles | gallery of plants | blog | tech blog | plant profiles | patents | mailing lists | top stories | links | shorturl service | tom clothier's archive0
Gallery of Plants
Tech Blog
Plant Profiles
Mailing Lists
    Search ALL lists
    Search help
    Subscription info
Top Stories
sHORTurl service
Tom Clothier's Archive
 Top Stories
New Trillium species discovered

Disease could hit Britain's trees hard

Ten of the best snowdrop cultivars

Plant protein database helps identify plant gene functions

Dendroclimatologists record history through trees

Potato beetle could be thwarted through gene manipulation

Hawaii expands coffee farm quarantine

Study explains flower petal loss

RSS story archive

Re: Daylilies and seeds...

Bonnie - I'm no expert but I tried it last fall. Tell her to get a
sandwich bag, fill w/ good potting soil and moisten. Mix the seeds in
the damp potting soil, shut the bag and put it in the fridge (NOT the
freezer) for 6 weeks, mark the calendar or date the bag, I do both. At
the end of 6 weeks, take them out and plant them in a pot like normal. I
left mine out all winter except when it got really cold (20's) then I
brought it in. Early spring I had little grass like looking sprouts and
now they are almost big enough to plant, maybe in October. I read that
soemwhere in one of my books, can't remember which but it worked. I have
three more bags w/ daylily seeds in my fridge now actually. Tell her to
try that and good luck!!


---------- Original Message ----------------------------------
From: "Bonnie & Bill Morgan" <wmorgan972@ameritech.net>
Reply-To: gardenchat@hort.net
Date:  Sat, 16 Aug 2003 13:08:53 -0400

>A co-worker came to me Friday (I'm known as the flower lady now) and asked
>me how to start daylily seeds.  I've never done that and I don't have a
>resource that covers it.  Does anyone know of a resource or have some
>information on how to do that?  I believe, from her description, it is
>probably a Stella D'Oreo daylily that dropped the seeds.  I told her I'd put
>the question to a group of experts I knew. :>D
>Bonnie (SW OH - zone 5)
>To sign-off this list, send email to majordomo@hort.net with the

Pam Evans
Kemp TX/zone 8A


To sign-off this list, send email to majordomo@hort.net with the

Other Mailing lists | Author Index | Date Index | Subject Index | Thread Index

 © 1995-2017 Mallorn Computing, Inc.All Rights Reserved.
Our Privacy Statement