Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Obsession in Red') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Kirchhoff-D.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1991
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 28 inches
Bloom size: 4.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rebloom
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: bright red self with green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 1994

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: sdlg x Vintage Bordeaux
Child plants: 3 child plants

Photo courtesy of Karen Newman, Delano Daylilies. Used with Permi

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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New for 2019 bloom season, what's on your list? by floota Apr 7, 2019 5:37 PM 702
Costco Bags of Daylilies by mom2cjemma Jul 9, 2018 9:56 AM 1
Have you ever seen a daylily that made you gasp? by mystlw Sep 3, 2018 7:26 AM 85
What are you ordering for 2018? by Betja Sep 4, 2018 9:02 AM 1,021
I need to sell some daylilies by Frillylily Jul 18, 2017 4:41 PM 22
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
The 1% by DogsNDaylilies Jun 1, 2017 6:49 AM 69
2017 Daylily Orders Recieved by spunky1 Nov 1, 2017 6:17 PM 339
Tiny minis by Kabby Feb 4, 2018 4:43 PM 165
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
Bidding on the LA by kousa Mar 27, 2017 7:03 AM 81
July blooms 2016 by Barbalee Aug 6, 2016 7:37 AM 902
What is this growing on the side of my daylily scape? by amberjewel Jun 23, 2016 8:12 AM 14
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758
May blooms 2016 by scflowers Jun 1, 2016 4:32 PM 380
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2016 (Closed) by Char Jun 21, 2016 4:39 AM 1,055
I want a color too- PURPLE by Maryl Feb 1, 2016 3:11 PM 29
2015 Slideshow of Blooms by beckygardener Dec 9, 2015 9:38 PM 20
What have been your aha! moments in collecting daylilies? by Ahead Nov 8, 2015 11:28 AM 32
What are you adding for 2016? by JWWC Oct 19, 2016 8:42 PM 676

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