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Oct 9, 2016 6:01 PM CST
'Dragon King' is a evergreen tetraploid introduced in 1992 by David Kirchhoff. David Kirchhoff and Mort Morss daylilies are sold through: http://daylilyworld.com/
Dragon King is an early extended bloomer with possible re-bloom. It has a rust susceptibility rating of 3.5. It has earned the following AHS awards: Award of Merit: 2001, Honorable Mention: 1997, JC: 1993, and ESB: 2009. It is pod and pollen fertile with currently 41 registered children: http://garden.org/plants/parentage/7730/
This plant can be found in the NGA Plant Database at:
Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Dragon King') .
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Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Dragon King')
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Garden Rooms and Becky's Budget Garden
Oct 9, 2016 6:13 PM CST
|One of my favorite blooms. Nice sculpting but apparently not registered as such. It is easily pod and pollen fertile.
Flowers here in the last week of the second month of spring. It produces some fine children too.
The only thing against it is that it a bit of a rust bucket. Not the worst of one, but close.
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Athens, Ohio (Zone 6a)
Oct 12, 2016 8:58 PM CST
|This evergreen is quite reliable here. Blooms late midseason here. Sometimes rebloom.
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