Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Orange Surf') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Mercer-R.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1996
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 23 inches
Bloom size: 7.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Nocturnal
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: orange self and large yellow 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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: ((Bittersweet Holiday x Royal Rage) x Matt) x Tet. Tiffany Gold
Child plants: 4 child plants

Discussion Threads about this plant
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How does this happen, Without pollination from another type of lily by ZiggyZagTwo Jul 26, 2019 4:15 PM 50
growing daylilies in a container by needrain Jun 6, 2018 3:38 PM 27
Are there any clear oranges out there? by Polymerous Jun 21, 2018 12:33 AM 51
How Do You Label Your Daylilies by Legalily Mar 22, 2019 7:21 PM 214
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2016 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2016 6:35 AM 881
Slugs poison is molding! by cybersix Aug 5, 2016 7:28 AM 7
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758
Marking fertilized flowers? by madrid2000 May 8, 2016 7:23 AM 14
Do you own any surviving southern dormants? by beckygardener Mar 17, 2016 1:58 PM 76
Which cultivars show rust in your garden? by beckygardener Feb 2, 2016 4:03 PM 43
Southern Hemisphere beauties 2015-16 by Gleni Aug 31, 2016 11:56 AM 838
The Blooming South. Season 2014-15 by Gleni Feb 23, 2015 8:00 AM 951
Anyway to bring daylilies back faster after rust? by Xenacrockett Jan 24, 2016 11:03 AM 108
Buying seeds by Seedfork Jun 19, 2014 1:44 PM 42
May 2014 Blooms by Betja Jul 12, 2015 3:40 PM 353
Hemerocallis Species, Hybrids, and Genetics. Terry McGarty. by Gleni May 31, 2014 2:47 AM 47
Do You Have Pictures of These Daylilies to Share? by chalyse May 26, 2014 6:16 AM 46
Did you have a gardening mentor? by bluegrassmom Nov 27, 2013 10:27 AM 63
August Blooms 2013 by Char Sep 9, 2013 5:55 AM 311
NOID Rescue- Please help! by julrich Jul 23, 2013 2:38 PM 5

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