Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Hardy
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1956
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
Ploidy: Diploid
Parentage: (Dorothea x Su-lin) x sdlg
Child plants: 39 child plants

Image
Common names
  • Daylily

'Miss Jessie' was a featured
Plant of the Day for March 27, 2018.
Photo Gallery
Location: Stoneham MA
Date: 2017-07-09
Location: Stoneham MA
Date: 2017-07-12
Location: Stoneham MA
Date: July 19, 2021

Photo Courtesy of Garfield Gardens Used with Permission

Photo Courtesy of May's Acres Daylilies. Used with Permission.

Photo Courtesy of Crossview Gardens. Used with Permission.

Photo Courtesy of Nottawasaga Daylilies. Used with Permission.

Posted with permission and photographed by Tee Money http://www.h

Photo Courtesy of Alcovy Daylily Farm. Used with Permission.

Photo Courtesy of Island Daylily Farm. Used with Permission.

Courtesy of Peace on Earth Gardens Used with permission

Photo Courtesy of Mystic Meadows Daylily Farm. Used with Permissi

Date: 2005-08-13
Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission

Date: 2007-06-08
Posted with permission and photographed by Tanarae Tomlinson http
Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.
Date: 2008-08-02

Posted with permission and photographed by Marianne Joordens http

Date: 2005-07-13
Posted with permission and photographed by Kathy Rinke http://www

Photo Courtesy of Lilywood Farms. Used with Permission.

Photo Courtesy of Wildwood Gardens. Used with Permission

Photo Courtesy of Mystic Meadows Daylily Farm. Used with Permissi
Photo by Joy

Date: 2012-03-13
Photo Courtesy of Walnut Hill Gardens Used With Permission. Unaut
Comments:
  • Posted by Joy (Kalama, Wa. - Zone 8b) on Dec 3, 2011 6:15 AM concerning plant:
    An older open trumpet-shaped bicolour. Good branching and quite tall in the border. Excellent growth, increase, and flower-power. A superb breeder!
  • Posted by BuffaloAlchemist on Aug 7, 2015 1:06 PM concerning plant:
    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!
Plant Events from our members
carpathiangirl On September 21, 2019 Obtained plant
thanks Debra
» Post your own event for this plant

« Add a new plant to the database

» Search the Daylilies Database: by characteristics or by cultivar name

« See the general plant entry for Daylilies (Hemerocallis)

« Visit the Daylilies forum

» Read our note about daylily rust scores

« The Daylilies Database Front Page

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by Zoia and is called "Tulip Lilac Wonder"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.