Invasive Species Council of British Columbia
Grow Me Instead


Hemerocallis hybrids

About This Species

Zone 3a

Grow me instead of Yellow toadflax

With long grass-like leaves and robust, showy flowers, daylily is an excellent choice for the perennial garden. Daylilies ranges in height from 0.7 – 1.3 m tall and are available in many colors from yellow, pink, purple, white, and more – there are over 60,000 cultivars of daylily. This plant is a tough, drought tolerant plant that requires minimal maintenance. The most common variety of daylily is Hemerocallis ‘Stella d’Oro’ which is a yellow-flowering variety that blooms profusely and repeatedly throughout the summer months.

When selecting non-invasive plants for your garden, be sure to look for those that are suitable for your location, including moisture requirements, hardiness zone, and avoidance of known bear attractants among other factors.

Plant Special Features

  • Fire smart
  • Bear smart
  • Pollinator friendly

Moisture Requirements


Moist but well-drained conditions