Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Marsh
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1977
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 27 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: red self with green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 1984

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Chicago Rosy x Douglas Dale
Child plants: 32 child plants

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  • Daylily

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Comments:
  • Posted by Marilyn (Kentucky - Zone 6a) on Aug 26, 2014 10:03 PM concerning plant:
    Hemerocallis 'Chicago Ruby' is a wonderful daylily to grow. Gorgeous and bright red flowers. A great grower, it has big husky fans. Popular with growers and hybridizers. An "oldie but goodie" daylily.

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