Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Pepper') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: McDonell-H.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1982
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 25 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: fiery red self with chartreuse 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
Ploidy: Diploid

Daylilies for DinnerDaylilies for Dinner
By Sharon on October 9, 2012

Growing up I ate more when grazing in the gardens than when sitting at the dinner table. Even now I wander around tasting my tomatoes, a nibble here, a nibble there, a leaf of spearmint, a daylily bud or two, a pinch of rosemary, basil . . . Yes. I do. I nibble my daylilies.

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Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2020 (Closed) by Char Sep 22, 2020 4:38 AM 1,725
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Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2020 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 20, 2020 4:38 AM 1,765
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