Daylily, Little Gypsy Vagabond

S & J Nursery’s Guide to

Little Gypsy Vagabond Daylily

For Northeast Florida Landscapes

( Hemerocallis ‘Little Gypsy Vagabond’ )

Little Gypsy Vagabond Daylily Preferred Exposure:

– Little Gypsy Vagabond Daylily will tolerate full sun and morning shade with afternoon sun locations in the North Florida | Jacksonville | St. Augustine landscape.

Little Gypsy Vagabond Daylily Foliage:

– Evergreen perennial has grassy foliage adds great texture to the landscape.

Little Gypsy Vagabond Daylily Soil Preference / Salt tolerance:

– Little Gypsy Vagabond Daylily will prefer dry, well drained soils with high
organic matter content so remember to add some compost or manure to the planting hole when you first install your daylily and a handful or so of compost each year will keep daylily’s foliage and blooms looking great.

Little Gypsy Vagabond Daylily Size Variance:

– The foliage on the Little Gypsy Vagabond Daylily will reach 18 inches high and 12-15 inches wide with the flower stalks rising to just above the foliage.

Little Gypsy Vagabond Daylily Growth Habit:

– Clumping, grass like perennial forms an attractive mound of foliage.

Little Gypsy Vagabond Daylily Growth Rate:

– Medium fast growing Daylily cultivar.

Little Gypsy Vagabond Daylily Bloom:

– Little Gypsy Vagabond Daylily has 3 inch blooms that are a pale yellow color with a dark black purple eye and yellow green throat. A favorite of gardeners that is just hard to keep in stock once
it blooms Little Gypsy Vagabond Daylily is at home in any garden setting.

 – Early to Mid season

Little Gypsy Vagabond Daylily Water Requirements:

– Drought tolerant once established in the landscape, regular water is necessary to get the Little Gypsy Vagabond daylily rooted and growing on its own after being planted in the ground from a
nursery container.

Butterfly or Bird Attracting:

– Little Gypsy Vagabond Daylily blooms will attract hummingbirds and butterfly’s to your garden to feed on the nectar produced by the flowers.

Best Uses For Little Gypsy Vagabond Daylily:

– I love to see Daylilies in masses of 7 or more plants, they are unbelievably
beautiful when in bloom and the evergreen grass like foliage is a great garden filler and an attractive landscape plant when they are not blooming.

– Try Little Gypsy Vagabond Daylilies in a decorative pot on a porch or patio for a low maintenance pop of color during the summer months near a patio or pool area where they can be enjoyed.

Care of Little Gypsy Vagabond Daylily:

– Water every day during the establishment period after planting in the garden from a nursery container.

-They will need good water during the establishment period and supplemental irrigation during dry spells or particularly hot dry summers.

– Prune out old foliage each spring or as needed any time of the year.

– Fertilize each spring with a handful of garden compost or a mixture of Milorganite and a slow release poly coated plant food such as Osmocote or Stay Green general purpose plant food or 10-10-10.