Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Purple Waters') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Russell
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1942
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 36 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rebloom
Rust Resistance: Shows Resistance
Bloom Traits: Halo
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: RD2-H: Red dark with halo

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
Ploidy: Diploid
Child plants: 8 child plants

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Location: southern KYDate: 2005-01-01
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Location: Kalama, Wa.Date: 2010-07-18
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Location: VermontDate: 2019-07-24
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Location: Kalama, Wa.Date: 2011-07-15
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Location: Dreamy Daylilies - Chatham-Kent, Ontario   5bDate: 2013-08-04
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July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
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"American Indian" DL mystery by caitlinsgarden Aug 18, 2013 6:36 AM 14
ATP Series: The Daylilies of Tim Bell by Char Apr 8, 2014 6:11 PM 31
Blooming in June 2013 by Ladylovingdove Jul 4, 2013 3:08 PM 701
What are the "oldest" daylilies you grow? by PeachLily Oct 1, 2016 1:22 PM 120

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