Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Miss Jessie') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Hardy
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1956
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 40 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Bicolor or Reverse Bicolor
Bloom Form: Spider
Color description: orchid mauve and light yellow bicolor
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 1958

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: (Dorothea x Su-lin) x sdlg
Child plants: 38 child plants

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Comments:
Posted by Joy (Kalama, Wa. - Zone 8b) on Dec 3, 2011 6:15 AM

An older open trumpet-shaped bicolour. Good branching and quite tall in the border. Excellent growth, increase, and flower-power. A superb breeder!

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Posted by BuffaloAlchemist on Aug 7, 2015 1:06 PM

I bought this last year, so this is my first full year with it. It has rebloomed even though it is not listed as a rebloomer!

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