Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Potentate') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Nesmith
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1943
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 42 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: VRD1: Violet red dark self
AHS Awards: Stout Silver Medal: 1952
Award of Merit: 1950

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
Ploidy: Diploid
Child plants: 33 child plants

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Location: Local garden Lexington, KYDate: 2014-06-30
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