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

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Kennedy
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1985
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 22 inches
Bloom size: 4.75 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Bitone or Reverse Bitone
Bloom Form: Unusual Form
Unusual Form - Crispate
Color description: deep black purple and white dusted black purple bitone with light chartreuse throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 1988

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
Parentage: (Lilith x sdlg) x Little Fellow
Child plants: 7 child plants

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Plant of the Day for March 2, 2016.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Garden name sugestions, please. by Scatterbrain Jul 12, 2018 10:09 AM 7
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2018 (Closed) by Char Sep 25, 2018 5:06 AM 1,115
June 2018 Seedlings by GaNinFl Jul 1, 2018 5:10 PM 207
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
May 2018 Blooms by beckygardener Jun 5, 2018 11:10 PM 380
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Spring 2018 (Closed) by Char Jun 21, 2018 4:26 AM 1,248
What Is/Are Your Favorite Bitone/Bicolor Daylilies? by bloominholes2fill Aug 27, 2017 5:26 PM 55
How do you grow daylily seeds/crosses by Scatterbrain Jul 30, 2017 6:07 AM 27
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
What Did You Do In Your Daylily Garden Today? by bloominholes2fill Oct 18, 2018 8:37 PM 1,401
May 2017 Seedling Blooms by spunky1 Jun 2, 2017 6:28 AM 266
2017 Daylily Orders Recieved by spunky1 Nov 1, 2017 6:17 PM 339
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
What daylilies are all of you ordering for 2016? by alwaysbehindMN Dec 20, 2015 11:41 AM 24
What are you adding for 2016? by JWWC Oct 19, 2016 8:42 PM 676
Second Daylily of the Day cultivar poll by beckygardener Nov 1, 2015 5:43 AM 42
Purple Pinwheel by Natalie Jul 26, 2015 4:44 AM 37
July 2014 Blooms by Hemlady Aug 2, 2014 4:58 PM 589
Today's Purchases by blue23rose Jun 29, 2014 8:53 PM 18
July Blooms 2013 by Hemlady Aug 2, 2013 1:11 PM 678

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