Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Nairobi') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Durio
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1977
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Bitone or Reverse Bitone
Edged
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: lavender and coral pink bitone edged dark carmine with lighter midribs and Nile green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 1993

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: (Kathleen Elsie Randall x (Prairie Thistle x Lavender Flight)) x Tet. Charles Buckman

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Is a bush of lavender a problem? by cybersix Jul 18, 2018 2:08 PM 11
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645
Growing daylilies from seeds by Roses_of_roses Oct 16, 2017 4:27 PM 31
self-pollinated tetraploids by admmad Jul 18, 2019 6:15 PM 70
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758
Purple leaves by cybersix Apr 15, 2016 1:50 PM 26
An opinion on these leaves please by cybersix Mar 4, 2016 7:02 AM 36
What are you adding for 2016? by JWWC Oct 19, 2016 8:42 PM 676

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