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

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Russell
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1949
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: VRD1: Violet red dark self

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: 2 child plants

Photo Courtesy of E and B Farm Used with Permission

Photo gallery:
Photo Courtesy of E and B Farm Used with Permission
By vic
Give a thumbs up

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
Need HELP...How to compost discarded daylilies by petruske Jul 21, 2019 8:01 PM 56
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
June 2019 Seedlings by beckygardener Jul 2, 2019 4:45 AM 440
Clump Shots 2019 by Seedfork Oct 15, 2019 2:47 AM 542
May 2019 seedlings by spunky1 Jun 1, 2019 7:11 PM 180
How good are you at expanding your bloom season? by lovegrillin Apr 5, 2019 4:07 PM 33
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Poly blooms and oddities by ShakespearesGarden Sep 16, 2019 5:30 PM 509
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
May 2018 Blooms by beckygardener Jun 5, 2018 11:10 PM 380
Show me your little ones! by Scatterbrain Dec 19, 2017 7:15 AM 105
Daylilies of the Antipodes by Gleni Jul 26, 2018 12:19 PM 816
August 2017 Blooms by kousa Sep 1, 2017 5:19 PM 325
Which is your favourite small/mini purple? by Scatterbrain Mar 12, 2018 10:53 AM 143
Why do daylilies not produce blooms? by beckygardener Mar 16, 2019 12:17 PM 66
I need fragrant daylily recommendations by amberjewel Oct 16, 2019 12:14 AM 29
July 2017 Seedlings by kidfishing Nov 13, 2017 6:57 PM 206

« Add a new plant to the database

» Search the Daylilies Database: by characteristics or by cultivar name

« See the general plant entry for Daylilies (Hemerocallis)

« Visit the Daylilies forum

» Read our note about daylily rust scores

« The Daylilies Database Front Page

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by Baja_Costero and is called "Oreocereus"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.