Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Momentum') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Olson-E.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1996
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Bitone or Reverse Bitone
Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: tawny rose bitone with slightly darker eyezone and green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2002

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: ((sdlg x Dance Ballerina Dance) x Heavenly Crown) x ((sdlg x Dancing Shiva) x Red Fancy)
Child plants: 94 child plants

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Daylilies, a Rainbow of ColorDaylilies, a Rainbow of Color
October 9, 2012

Daylilies come in a seemingly endless variety of colors and color combinations. Describing the actual color of a daylily can vary from person to person; we may see color differently or describe colors using different terms.

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'Momentum' was a featured
Plant of the Day for June 16, 2016.

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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2011-06-19
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2011-06-25
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Photographed on a garden tour in St. Louis
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Location: University City, Missouri, zone 6Date: June 26, 2006Main color is not this pink, not so pleasing as the photo.
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   Photo Courtesy of Manatawny Creek Farm Used With Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Mr. Fancy Plants Daylily Nursery Used with Perm
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Photo Courtesy of Island Daylily Farm. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Hillside Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2011-06-18
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2004-07-06
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Date: 2009-08-23Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Cristated or "bearded" Daylily in cooler climates for hybridizing- I'm in 5A WI by Cpschult Mar 17, 2019 12:25 PM 86
May 2017 Blooms by Seedfork Jun 6, 2017 9:05 PM 458
Which daylilies are your best clump performers? by Cynthia59P Sep 16, 2016 6:42 PM 161
July blooms 2016 by Barbalee Aug 6, 2016 7:37 AM 902
Third Daylily of the Day cultivar poll by beckygardener Apr 30, 2016 10:09 PM 23
Your most regrettable daylily purchase... what was it? by Nysbadmk8 Sep 7, 2016 8:18 AM 170
Easy pod setters by JWWC Nov 11, 2015 12:21 PM 28
Which is the strangest DL for you? by cybersix Aug 5, 2015 9:08 PM 27
Your Best Daylily Parents by GDJCB Aug 6, 2015 1:58 PM 81
july 2015 blooms by dormantsrule Aug 2, 2015 5:53 AM 729
June 2015 Blooms by kidfishing Jul 2, 2015 3:39 PM 635
Daylily Alphabet - Show Us Your "M's" by Hemlady Mar 12, 2016 10:20 AM 67
July 2014 Blooms by Hemlady Aug 2, 2014 4:58 PM 589
Look what I found by hazeleyes Jul 20, 2014 10:29 AM 31
July Blooms 2013 by Hemlady Aug 2, 2013 1:11 PM 678
Outstanding Oranges... by chalyse Sep 16, 2012 11:35 PM 36
june blooms in cindy's garden by Hemlady Jul 14, 2012 9:47 PM 116
Favorite Orange Daylilies by annred97 Apr 19, 2014 5:16 PM 38

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