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

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Lunsford-E.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1994
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 23 inches
Bloom size: 7 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rebloom
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: shades of purple with burgundy purple eyezone above green to yellow throat

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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Paper Butterfly x Silver Ice
Child plants: 2 child plants

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
May 2019 blooms by Diggerofdirt Jun 1, 2019 10:15 PM 372
Have you ever seen a daylily that made you gasp? by mystlw Sep 3, 2018 7:26 AM 85
The 1% by DogsNDaylilies Jun 1, 2017 6:49 AM 69
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
I want a color too- PURPLE by Maryl Feb 1, 2016 3:11 PM 29
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
july 2015 blooms by dormantsrule Aug 2, 2015 5:53 AM 729
Introducing myself by Dennis616 May 16, 2015 6:46 AM 141
Nicole Devito's 2014 Collections by beckygardener Dec 10, 2013 8:15 AM 19
Reblooming Day Lilies by LizKersey Aug 28, 2013 2:37 PM 21
July Blooms 2013 by Hemlady Aug 2, 2013 1:11 PM 678
Toothy, Fringed & Tentacled Daylilies by Betja Jul 4, 2018 8:14 AM 54
Deep Colorfast Purples? by chalyse Dec 10, 2014 7:26 AM 21
lyle627 seedling & intro talk #5 by lyle627 Oct 7, 2012 11:50 PM 345
July 2012 Blooms by Betja Aug 5, 2012 11:32 AM 274
MAY 2012 Blooms by lovemyhouse Jun 10, 2012 11:08 AM 418
Seeking some recommendations by SongofJoy Apr 18, 2012 6:57 AM 18

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