Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Night Wings') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Williams-J.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1985
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Early
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Rust Resistance: Shows Resistance
Rust Resistance Decimal Score: 1.5
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: black red self with yellow green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 1989

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
Child plants: 21 child plants

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'Night Wings' was a featured
Plant of the Day for October 30, 2017.

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Date: 2008-07-08
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Location: Cheryl Fox garden in Ct.Date: 2015-07-18
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Location: kitchenerDate: 2015-08-04
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Location: Enterprise, Al. 36330Date: 2016-06-10
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Location: My gardenDate: 2018-07-17
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Location: central Md, zone 6Date: 2011-07-10
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Location: Perfect Perennials garden ; York, PADate: 2010-6-26
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Location: Enterprise, Al. 36330Date: 2017-05-14
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Location: My gardenDate: 2019-07-08
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Location: My YardDate: 2015-06-19New transplant this year
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Location: Knoxville, TN
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Location: My zone 5 garden.Date: 2018-07-12Another one I had to wait 3 years to see bloom.
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Location: Enterprise, Al. 36330Date: 2019-08-23
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Plant Events from our members
Seedfork On May 13, 2018 Bloomed
First bloom on this plant for the year.
Seedfork On April 19, 2018 Miscellaneous Event
First scape on this plant this year.
Seedfork On May 1, 2017 Bloomed
First bloom on this plant this season
Seedfork On April 14, 2017 Miscellaneous Event
First scape on this plant for the season.
Seedfork On April 26, 2016 Miscellaneous Event
Observed first scape
Seedfork On April 3, 2015 Obtained plant
GaNinFl On May 12, 2017 Bloomed
GaNinFl On May 24, 2016 Bloomed
GaNinFl On September 13, 2015 Potted up
(Preparations for the move, in October...)
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
September 2019 Daylily Blooms by Charlemagne Oct 4, 2019 7:15 AM 436
August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Summer 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 23, 2019 4:10 AM 1,706
May 2019 blooms by Diggerofdirt Jun 1, 2019 10:15 PM 372
name this daylily 2019 #1 by spunky1 Apr 27, 2019 11:30 AM 57
How good are you at expanding your bloom season? by lovegrillin Apr 5, 2019 4:07 PM 33
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Spring 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2019 4:14 AM 1,431
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2018/2019 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2019 4:26 AM 1,242
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
May 2018 Blooms by beckygardener Jun 5, 2018 11:10 PM 380
May 2018 Seedling Blooms by beckygardener Jun 3, 2018 6:59 AM 265
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2018 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2018 4:04 AM 1,088
November Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Dec 1, 2017 4:17 PM 40
What are you ordering for 2018? by Betja Sep 4, 2018 9:02 AM 1,021
8th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Aug 13, 2017 6:08 AM 11
Rebloom, delayed bloom and quirks by needrain Oct 6, 2017 9:44 PM 79
What Did You Do In Your Daylily Garden Today? by bloominholes2fill Oct 17, 2019 10:03 PM 3,653
May 2017 Blooms by Seedfork Jun 6, 2017 9:05 PM 458
May 2017 Seedling Blooms by spunky1 Jun 2, 2017 6:28 AM 266

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