Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Ming Porcelain') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Kirchhoff-D.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1981
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 28 inches
Bloom size: 5.25 inches
Bloom time: Early
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rebloom
Rust Resistance: Shows Resistance
Rust Resistance Decimal Score: 1.3
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Edged
Halo
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: pastel ivory pink touched peach edged gold and wide yellow halo with lime green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 1989
Honorable Mention: 1985
JC: 1981
LAA: 2001

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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Ring of Change x Tet. Lullaby Baby
Child plants: 94 child plants

Photo by Gail Morgan of BX Creek Daylilies. Used with permission.

'Ming Porcelain' was a featured
Plant of the Day for June 27, 2017.

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Location: BX Creek Daylilies, Vernon, BC.Photo by Gail Morgan of BX Creek Daylilies. Used with permission.
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Location: Lewisville, AR (zone 8a)Date: 2016-05-10First bloom of the 2016 season.
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Location: My YardDate: 2018-05-05Second year in my collection. Settling in nicely.
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Location: VirginiaDate: 2012-05-19
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Location: My YardDate: 2017-05-27
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Location: Lewisville, AR (zone 8a)Date: 2016-02-17'Ming Porcelain'
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Location: Enterprise, Al. 36330Date: 2016-06-18
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Location: Lewisville, AR (zone 8a)Date: 2017-05-06'Ming Porcelain', May 2017, in new location in flowerbed.
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Location: My YardDate: 2017-05-27
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Date: 2006-06-22   Photo Courtesy of Manatawny Creek Farm Used With Permission
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Location: Dreamy Daylilies - Chatham-Kent, Ontario   5bDate: 2013-07-03
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Plant Events from our members
UncleWill On September 12, 2019 Obtained plant
value4dollars On May 1, 2014 Obtained plant
Seedfork On June 21, 2019 Maintenance performed
DIVIDED LARGE CLUMP: 40+ FANS.
Seedfork On April 26, 2018 Bloomed
First bloom on this plant for the year.
Seedfork On April 10, 2018 Miscellaneous Event
First scape on this plant for the year.
Seedfork On April 21, 2017 Bloomed
First bloom on this plant for the season.
Seedfork On March 13, 2016 Bloomed
First bloom ever on this plant, and also the very first bloom of the season of all the plants.
Seedfork On February 22, 2016 Miscellaneous Event
Very first scape on any of the daylilies this year.
Seedfork On October 15, 2015 Obtained plant
Received from Cheryl's Daylilies and planted the same day.
GaNinFl On May 24, 2017 Bloomed
FFE in my garden
GaNinFl On March 28, 2017 Obtained plant
Received two fans in a plant swap at our daylily club meeting.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Clump Shots 2019 by Seedfork Oct 22, 2019 7:16 PM 549
May 2019 blooms by Diggerofdirt Jun 1, 2019 10:15 PM 372
April 2019 Blooms by dixiebelle426 May 16, 2019 8:46 PM 156
Need help about how evergreen daylilies grow in mild winter climates FL, CA, etc by admmad Apr 5, 2019 10:32 AM 31
daylilies from seed by pinkruffles Sep 5, 2018 8:02 AM 7
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
Daylily Clump Shots 2018 by Hazelcrestmikeb Oct 4, 2018 1:36 PM 198
May 2018 Blooms by beckygardener Jun 5, 2018 11:10 PM 380
April 2018 Blooms by Seedfork May 12, 2018 6:17 AM 153
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
Rebloom, delayed bloom and quirks by needrain Oct 6, 2017 9:44 PM 79
What Did You Do In Your Daylily Garden Today? by bloominholes2fill Oct 22, 2019 8:32 PM 3,720
7th Daylily of the Day Poll (CLOSED) by beckygardener Jun 2, 2017 3:59 PM 16
Robust Daylily Plants/Tall Foliage is what I'm after! by VHarmon Oct 11, 2018 4:07 PM 26
May 2017 Blooms by Seedfork Jun 6, 2017 9:05 PM 458
The 1% by DogsNDaylilies Jun 1, 2017 6:49 AM 69
The Southern Hemisphere bursts into bloom. by Gleni Aug 25, 2017 8:03 PM 1,026
Anyone have one of these by Nhra_20 Jul 4, 2016 8:29 AM 18
Re-bloom Cultivars by beckygardener Oct 27, 2016 5:59 PM 595
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758

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