day lily definition

  • noun:
    • Any of several perennial Eurasian natural herbs of this genus Hemerocallis within the lily family members, having often grasslike leaves and yellowish, orange, or purplish lilylike blossoms. Also referred to as hemerocallis.
    • Alternative form of daylily.
    • any one of many perennials having tuberous roots and lengthy thin bladelike leaves and usually yellow lily-like plants that bloom just for every single day
    • any one of many perennials having piles of sumptuous broad-ribbed leaves and clusters of white, blue, or lilac blossoms; utilized as surface cover
    • any one of several perennial Eurasian natural herbs regarding the genus Hemerocallis in lily household, having usually grasslike leaves and yellow, orange, or purplish lilylike plants. Also called hemerocallis.
    • Alternative type of daylily.
    • any of numerous perennials having tuberous origins and lengthy thin bladelike leaves and often yellow lily-like blossoms that bloom just for everyday
    • any of numerous perennials having piles of magnificent broad ribbed leaves and clusters of white, blue, or lilac plants; utilized as floor address
  • others:
    • any plant of a genus of flowers (Hemerocallis) closely resembling true lilies, but having tuberous rootstocks rather than light bulbs. The common species have long thin leaves and often yellowish or tawny-orange plants, which often bloom for only one day.
    • A genus of flowers (Funkia) differing from last in having ovate veiny leaves, and enormous white or blue flowers.
    • any plant of a genus of plants (Hemerocallis) closely resembling true lilies, but having tuberous rootstocks in the place of light bulbs. The common species have long narrow leaves and both yellow or tawny-orange blossoms, which often bloom just for 1 day.
    • A genus of flowers (Funkia) varying through the last-in having ovate veiny leaves, and large white or blue plants.

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