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

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Brown-E.C.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1988
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 21 inches
Bloom size: 5.25 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Halo
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: medium purple with deeper purple halo and green 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
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Diploid
Parentage: sdlg x General Beauregard
Child plants: 4 child plants

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Which Daylily Do You Like Best? by Johannian Nov 28, 2020 6:35 PM 18
August 2020 Blooms by Charlemagne Sep 13, 2020 8:56 AM 392
June 2020 Blooms by Avedon Jul 11, 2020 7:46 PM 569
Floyd Cove nurseries 2020 intros by Nhra_20 Jun 13, 2020 7:22 PM 111
What Crosses Are You Planning for Next Summer? by kousa Dec 3, 2019 8:59 AM 36
September 2019 Daylily Blooms by Charlemagne Mar 25, 2020 10:30 AM 443
August Seedlings by kousa Sep 1, 2019 12:47 PM 207
August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
Incidental Seedling by mom2cjemma Jul 13, 2019 7:39 PM 12
July 2019 Seedlings by flowerpower35 Aug 3, 2019 2:03 PM 477
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
May 2019 blooms by Diggerofdirt Jun 1, 2019 10:15 PM 372
Favorite daylily pics to help us thru winter by bluegrassmom Mar 5, 2020 8:32 PM 915
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
August 2018 Seedlings by Lyshack Jan 2, 2019 4:41 PM 81
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
What was your favorite daylilies in 2017? by bluegrassmom Feb 14, 2018 7:48 AM 89

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