Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Calypso Dancer') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Benz
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1990
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 20 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Nocturnal
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: blood red self with chartreuse green throat

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Grand Opera x Illini Show Girl
Child plants: one child plant

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
4th of July Special - Show us your favorite Reds, Whites and Blues by Lalambchop1 Jul 8, 2015 12:02 AM 48
July, 2015 seedlings by GDJCB Jul 17, 2016 6:41 AM 352
June 2015 Blooms by kidfishing Jul 2, 2015 3:39 PM 635
Daylilies that bloom for over a month, two months, and three months? by Seedfork Jul 31, 2014 8:13 PM 42
July 2014 Blooms by Hemlady Aug 2, 2014 4:58 PM 589
July Blooms 2013 by Hemlady Aug 2, 2013 1:11 PM 678
Blooming in June 2013 by Ladylovingdove Jul 4, 2013 3:08 PM 701
Remarkable Reds by chalyse Jul 17, 2017 9:52 AM 292
june blooms in cindy's garden by Hemlady Jul 14, 2012 9:47 PM 116
June 2012 Blooms by LALAMBCHOP Jul 2, 2012 8:25 PM 318
Your Five Favorite Reds? by Betja May 18, 2020 10:59 PM 229

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