Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Orangutan') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Reed
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1991
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 26 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Early
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: orange with red orange eyezone above gold throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2003

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
Parentage: Willie Bill x Orient
Child plants: 4 child plants

The color intensifies as the temperature rises; blooms look great

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Location: My garden in Warrenville, SCDate: 2016-05-30The color intensifies as the temperature rises; blooms look great
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Photo courtesy of Karen Newman, Delano Daylilies
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Date: 2003-07-13Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2012-06-15First Flower Open
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Photo courtesy of Briscos' Best Blooms. Used with permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Keast Daylily Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2010-07-14
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Location: My garden in Warrenville, SCDate: 2016-08-20First year in my garden; bloomed FFO in April & still in bloom
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Comments:
Posted by scflowers (Warrenville, SC - Zone 8a) on May 1, 2016 1:58 PM

One of my first cultivars to bloom this year. It is currently sending up more scapes; the first set of scapes are about halfway through blooming.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2018 (Closed) by Char Sep 25, 2018 5:06 AM 1,115
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
Re-bloom Cultivars by beckygardener Oct 27, 2016 5:59 PM 595
Order from Woodhenge Gardens by mom2cjemma May 21, 2019 12:28 PM 11
May blooms 2016 by scflowers Jun 1, 2016 4:32 PM 380
April Blooms 2016 by Seedfork May 3, 2016 9:09 PM 137
ATP Series: The Daylilies of Jim Murphy and Margo Reed by Char Jun 16, 2018 9:44 PM 50
First daylily scape/bloom in your garden by lilylady Jun 3, 2012 2:03 PM 154
Which was the best daylilies in your garden for 2011? by bluegrassmom Feb 5, 2012 5:04 PM 127
Margo Reed and Jim Murphy - Woodhenge Gardens by Betja Feb 3, 2012 6:01 PM 45
June 2010 Blooms #2 by daylily Jun 23, 2010 6:38 PM 210
First scape sighting! by daylily Jun 1, 2010 12:29 PM 77

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