Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Black Cat') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Wild
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1980
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 28 inches
Bloom size: 5.25 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: black red with small yellow eyezone and green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 1993

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
Child plants: 4 child plants

Black Cat

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Location: WisconsinDate: 2012-06-22Black Cat
By petruske
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Photo Courtesy of Crossview Gardens. Used with Permission.
By Joy
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Photo Courtesy of Keast Daylily Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Windy Ridge Farm. Used with Permission
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
12th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Jul 10, 2018 7:16 PM 14
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2018 (Closed) by Char Sep 25, 2018 5:06 AM 1,115
May 2018 Seedling Blooms by beckygardener Jun 3, 2018 6:59 AM 265
Moldovan and/or Woodhall daylily cultivars by mfanders Apr 7, 2018 8:59 AM 6
Curt Hanson - Crintonic Gardens - Help Needed by daylilly99 Apr 5, 2018 8:23 AM 33
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2018 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2018 3:49 AM 938
What Were Your Top Ten Daylilies for 2017? by Char Jan 6, 2018 8:27 PM 59
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2017 - 2018 (Closed) by Char Mar 20, 2018 4:02 AM 1,270
Cristated or "bearded" Daylily in cooler climates for hybridizing- I'm in 5A WI by Cpschult Jul 17, 2018 7:15 PM 74
I need a color..Bright Orange by beenthere Dec 14, 2017 12:11 PM 22
November Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Dec 1, 2017 4:17 PM 40
9th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Oct 31, 2017 10:27 PM 34
What are you ordering for 2018? by Betja Sep 4, 2018 9:02 AM 1,021
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2017 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2017 5:45 AM 1,098
What time is it??? by dixiebelle426 Oct 3, 2017 5:48 PM 58
Karol Emmerich’s Springwood Gardens by LarryR Jun 13, 2018 11:34 PM 37
Seedpod--what do you do when...? by Scatterbrain Sep 17, 2017 6:52 AM 19
Daylilies of the Antipodes by Gleni Jul 26, 2018 12:19 PM 816
Albino seedling by rngardnr May 26, 2018 7:09 AM 39

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