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This plant is known by several common names: Ismene, Spider Lily, and Peruvian Daffodil, and its botanical name is Hymenocallis Sulphur Queen. It is native to the Americas, and the flower resembles a daffodil blooming in the summer. The long, strap-shaped leaves are quite showy in their own right. It is a good naturalizer and pest proof and attracts bees and butterflies. Ismene Sulphur Queen produces soft, yellow flowers with a striking green throat that looks spectacular in the evening garden. The flowers produce a citrus-like fragrance. Each stalk grows 2-3 large trumpet-shaped flowers.
Approx Min Plant Height: 18 inches
Approx Max Plant Height: 24 inches
Planting Cycle: Perennial
Light Condition Required: Sun/Shade Mix
Plant Variety: Ismene
Item Number (DPCI): 009-08-0146