Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Mountain Violet') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Munson-R.W.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1973
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 28 inches
Bloom size: 5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Rust Resistance: Shows Susceptibility
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: violet purple banded purple and pale yellow green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 1981
Honorable Mention: 1976
JC: 1973

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: Kings Cloak x Chicago Regal
Child plants: 14 child plants

FFO, in the shade.

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Date: 2008-07-02Posted with permission and photographed by Jim Healey http://www.
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Date: 2012-03-19Courtesy of Quarles Daylilies Used with Permission
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Date: 2010-03-27Courtesy of The Gardens of Sunshine Hollow Used with Permission
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Comments:
Posted by caitlinsgarden (McGregor IA - Zone 4b) on Jun 25, 2019 2:18 PM

I think this is the one I have that is an early and long season bloomer. Love it, need to divide and spread it around a bit. Actually I think it is earliest and latest to bloom, if this is what I have.

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