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

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Childs-F.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1966
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 24 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: violet purple self with green gold 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
Child plants: 6 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Incidental Seedling by mom2cjemma Jul 13, 2019 7:39 PM 12
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
April 2019 Blooms by dixiebelle426 May 16, 2019 8:46 PM 156
Untitled by petruske Feb 25, 2019 8:29 AM 13
The sun does not set on daylilies by Gleni May 8, 2019 6:25 AM 544
What are the odds...hybridizing question? by Seedfork Sep 16, 2018 7:14 PM 32
July 2018 Seedlings by kousa Aug 4, 2018 4:01 PM 350
June 2018 Seedlings by GaNinFl Jul 1, 2018 5:10 PM 207
What do you think my CHILD will look like - Prediction Game #3? by beckygardener Apr 23, 2018 7:31 PM 16
Purple diploid daylilies by dayliliesrthebest Nov 3, 2017 8:57 AM 11
Pod parent vs Pollen parent by rngardnr Sep 4, 2017 7:59 PM 14
Pretty little seedling by Bonehead Jul 20, 2017 8:20 PM 12
True color of Dark Star by beenthere Mar 8, 2017 9:40 AM 4
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
July blooms 2016 by Barbalee Aug 6, 2016 7:37 AM 902
Re-bloom Cultivars by beckygardener Oct 27, 2016 5:59 PM 595
I'm looking for a Purple Diploid, any suggestions? by RobinSeeds Jun 2, 2016 5:47 PM 12
Capturing the correct Color in flowers by mom2cjemma May 19, 2016 10:43 PM 4
Marking fertilized flowers? by madrid2000 May 8, 2016 7:23 AM 14
May blooms 2016 by scflowers Jun 1, 2016 4:32 PM 380

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