Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Chicago Queen') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Marsh
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1974
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 28 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: lavender with purple eyezone and green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 1977

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 Two Bits
Child plants: 20 child plants

 6:41 pm. Taken at end of day in the shade.

Photo gallery:
Location: Robson BCDate: 2007-07-23 6:41 pm. Taken at end of day in the shade.
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar BCDate: 2014-07-22 12:54 pm. Rich colour after a shower at mid day.
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Photo Courtesy of A La Carte Daylilies. Used with Permission.
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar BCDate: 2014-07-24 3:30 pm. Bleached a bit by the sun.
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Photo Courtesy of Homestead Farms Nursery. Used with Permission.
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Image Courtesy of Canning Daylily Gardens Used with Permission
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Date: 2010-06-17Courtesy American Daylily and Perennials
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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August Blooms 2016 by mantisOH Sep 1, 2016 11:03 PM 303
Second Daylily of the Day cultivar poll by beckygardener Nov 1, 2015 5:43 AM 42
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