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

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Lambert
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1980
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 34 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Nocturnal
Bloom Traits: Halo
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: purple ribbed cream with darker purple halo and citrus 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
Parentage: (Laura Lambert x (Nancy Lambert x sdlg)) x Lippizaner
Child plants: 8 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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September 2019 Daylily Blooms by Charlemagne Oct 4, 2019 7:15 AM 436
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Spring 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2019 4:14 AM 1,431
Name This Daylily 2017 #3 by spunky1 Aug 17, 2017 5:13 AM 37
August 2017 Blooms by kousa Sep 1, 2017 5:19 PM 325
May 2017 Blooms by Seedfork Jun 6, 2017 9:05 PM 458
2017 Daylily Orders Recieved by spunky1 Nov 1, 2017 6:17 PM 339
5th Daylily of the Day POLL (Closed) by beckygardener Nov 12, 2016 6:34 PM 31
The Southern Hemisphere bursts into bloom. by Gleni Aug 25, 2017 8:03 PM 1,026
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758
So unexpected...first scape of the year! by Seedfork May 11, 2016 7:09 AM 213
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
DAYLILY TALES CONTEST - 2013 by daylily Oct 7, 2013 6:42 AM 65
Bobbie's Spring Gardens by lilylady May 27, 2012 10:29 PM 100
Our 10 Favorite Daylilies -- 2010 by Betja Jan 2, 2012 1:30 PM 49

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