Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Chicago Royal Robe') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Marsh
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1977
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 24 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Early
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: plum purple self with green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 1980

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: sdlg x Chicago Pansy
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Photo Courtesy of Homestead Farms Nursery. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Island Daylily Farm. Used with Permission.
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Date: 1999-07-01Image courtesy of Archway Daylily Gardens Used with permission
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Date: 2009-01-09Photo Courtesy of Liliana Flower Farm Used With Permission
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Date: 2012-03-19Courtesy of Quarles Daylilies Used with Permission
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Location: Dreamy Daylilies - Chatham-Kent, Ontario   5bDate: 2013-07-17
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Comments:
Posted by mom2goldens (Carmel, IN - Zone 5a) on Sep 19, 2014 6:40 PM

This plant gets a lot of benign neglect in my garden, yet it blooms beautifully every year. It has survived harsh winters, dry summers, and everything in between. I love the color, and it is a hardy bloomer (although the bloom season is rather short for me).

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What are the "oldest" daylilies you grow? by PeachLily Oct 1, 2016 1:22 PM 120

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