Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Black Hornet') in the Daylilies Database

From our plant lists:

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Stamile-Pierce
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2011
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 35 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Early Morning Opener (EMO)
Bud Count: 36-40
Branching: 5-way
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: lemon cream base with black purple eye and picotee edged in silver

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Magical Mystery Show x ((Rock Solid x Zahadoom) x Tet. Terry Lyninger)


Photo gallery:

Thread Title Last Reply Replies
pictures by cathy1030 Nov 16, 2013 6:55 AM 1
Related threads from our Daylilies forum:
Daylilies + weeds question
What are you adding for 2016?
What new Daylily cultivars did you add this year.
August Seedlings 2014
Blooming in May 2013
MAY 2012 Blooms

« Add a new plant to the database

» Search the Daylilies Database: by characteristics or by cultivar name

« See the general plant entry for Daylilies (Hemerocallis)

« Visit the Daylilies forum

» Read our note about daylily rust scores

« The Daylilies Database Front Page

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by ge1836 and is called "Sempervivum Henry Carrevon"