Spring is a Great Time to Plant!

Turn Your Black Thumb Green with Beautiful, Easy-to-Grow Daylilies!


Having Trouble Choosing?

Try a Collection! Collections Provide Big Savings and

are an Easy Way to Get a Beautiful Garden.



You Will Love the Daylilies We Send — We Guarantee It!

why Oakes?

What’s Popular

Beautiful pink daylily with recurved bloom and small gold throat

Staff Pick

Barbara Mitchell

We’ve been growing and selling daylilies for over 50 years and pride ourselves on our wide selection and farm fresh product. We guarantee …

…You’ll love Barbara Mitchell. One of the most popular pink daylilies ever introduced. Large, rich pink blooms with wavy ruffled edges are absolutely beautiful. An excellent performer. Winner of the Stout medal, daylily’s highest award.



Claudine's Charm

What We’re Up To

Check Out Our Newly Added Daylilies!

Did you know that we add more daylilies to the site as the season progresses? We put them in our Newly Added Daylilies category so they can be easily found. 

We grow everything we sell and are constantly monitoring our fields to see what is looking fantastic this season. If we see a variety that is large enough in size and quantity to be able to offer it to you, we put it in this category!


Top Ten Customer Favorites…

Oakes Recommends

Best Sellers

These daylilies are classic favorites that consistently sell well year after year after year. 

Bluegrass Lava Flow

New for 2023

We are offering 18 gorgeous new daylilies this season and couldn’t be more excited!

ruby spider

Photo Contest

Our 2023 contest is now open! Enter your best pictures for a chance to win great prizes!

The Eyes Have It Daylily Collection


Collections offer big savings and  are an easy way to get a beautiful garden.


“I recently received an order of daylilies from you. I was so impressed with the quality of the plants. The daylily clumps were huge! They were bigger and healthier than any plants I’ve received from other garden merchants.”
S. Harris, Vail, AZ (zone 8b/9a)
“Just received my newest shipment of daylilies. Oakes always sends the healthiest plants and the bonus plant was one that I had wanted, very happy. I have been ordering from Oakes for years and never disappointed.”
D. Stallings, Owensboro, KY (zone 6b) 
“I am a regular customer of Oakes Daylilies, my garden is magnificent in part due to the quality of lilies received from Oakes. They arrive large, well packed and healthy… You can’t go wrong with Oakes Daylilies!”
M. Nolan, Littleton, CO (zone 5b/6a)
“Love ordering from Oakes! Have never been disappointed. Have always received very good sized and healthy plants.”
A. Acevedo, Houston, TX (zone 9a)