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

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Hardy
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1970
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 28 inches
Bloom size: 5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: dark purple with purple eyezone and yellow 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
Parentage: sdlg x Purple Tide
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Foliage variation by Gleni Feb 18, 2018 10:50 AM 53
ATP Series: The Daylilies of Richard Norris by daylily Jul 28, 2013 8:57 PM 22
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