Summer News early August: Peak season is still going strong!

We have hundreds of cultivars out now with tens of thousands of blooms! All the rain has made for an extraordinary bloom season!

We are still Open 7 days a week 10-5pm

The Blueberries are ripe and the picking is excellent! $3.00/pt

We are now shipping weekly. Orders received before 5pm on Friday will be shipped the following Monday (unless otherwise requested). 

Recent News

  • Olallie Daylily Gardens Peak Season 2017 Chris Darrow Jul 27, 2017

    Bed 27, filled with Chris's newer hybrids many with new names!   Two of Chris's hybrids, one over 5 feet tall the other a floriferous pink   Kale makes a great edible border and a color foil for the daylilies.   The view is quite extensive with masses of daylilies in all colors blooming in mid July!   More of Chris's hybrids the tall one, is now almost 7 feet tall, probably in part because of the rainy weather. The reds will just glow on a grey overcast day.   View from my office window!...

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  • Daylilies Blooming mid July 2017 Chris Darrow Jul 21, 2017

    Here are some of the more interesting daylilies blooming here at Olallie, July 2017.   A Little Pregnant (Owen): Blooming first time this year!   Lady Dancer: This one is always popular, with it's faint red-purple edge.   Warrior's Brother: Deep saturated red, this ones hard to photograph accurately.

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  • What's happening at Olallie Chris Darrow May 25, 2017

     .   .    Farmer's Market Brattleboro:  This year from May-July, Olallie has a little stand at the Brattleboro Area Farmer's Market. We have lots of unusual perennial and annual seedling starts as well as some mature perennials. And of course a selection of blooming size bareroot daylilies.   First Bloom: Elizabeth Elizabeth: developed in 1947 from H. middendorfii, the first daylily of the year! There are scapes everywhere so more flowers to follow soon.       .   Pigmented scapes: This year for the first time we...

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Featured Flowers

 Hybridized here in Vermont, the cultivars featured on this page are all hardy, strong growers and perform well. The farther south they go the earlier they will bloom. 

All these daylilies bloom late June or Early July, just around the time that Stella D'oro blooms. The goal has been to develop a range of colors, and patterns to make the early part of the daylily season more interesting. 

 

1-11: late June, 3" x 40", 14b/scp  Early vigorous red developed by CSD. Great tall growing pony for the beginning of the season!

 

10-13a: A pony sized bloom yellow with heavy red stippling. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

20-34-2014: lt June, 4"x 34" 10b/scp A Creamy melon, with a large yellow throat.

 

28-09: Strawberry red with a ruby eyezone and a flat form

 

 

3-09: Pale yellow (looks near white in this image) with a large red purple eyezone

 

 

3-6-25-2015: Pale melon with a small deep maroon eyezone.

 

31-09: early July, 3" x 38" 19 b/scp. Pale gold Melon with a small intense crimson eyezone and strong green throat

 

32-09: (OLALLIE DANI'S GINGER) Dark red with a small red burgundy eyezone.

 

 

34-09: early july 3.5" x 32" 11 b/scp Orange yellow with yellow edging.

 

36-07: early July 5" X 36" 12 b/scp. Straw yellow with a light red eyezone. 

 

 

39-09 (OLALLIE DIANE MARIE)

 

4-11: early July 3" X 38" 18 b/scp. Small red with red buds

 

9-6-25-2015

 

 

CSD Early Red UP A+

 

CSD EZ A

 

CSD Mini Bicolor bed 3

 

CSD mini purple bed 30

 

CSD Deep Red UP

 

 

 Early Red Pink