Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Mighty Chestnut') in the Daylilies Database

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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Blaney
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1994
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: chestnut brown with bold burgundy eyezone above orange throat

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: Chicago Apache x Black Eyed Susan
Child plants: 6 child plants

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'Mighty Chestnut' was a featured
Plant of the Day for November 6, 2015.

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Location: Stone Mountain GeorgiaDate: 2015-07-24Mighty Chestnut
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Date: 2003-08-21Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2019-04-07
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Location: Garden of Jim Stauffer Lancaster, PaDate: 2013-07-21
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Location: Stone Mountain,GADate: 2015-07-24Mighty Chestnut
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Location: Stone Mountain GeorgiaDate: 2015-07-24Mighty Chestnut
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Location: Wentworth, NS, CanadaDate: 2016-07-30
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2018-07-04
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2018-07-05
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2018-04-20
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2018-07-06
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2018-07-04
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2019-07-18
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Plant Events from our members
Pat236 On June 16, 2019 Bloomed
First bloom of the season.
Pat236 On July 1, 2018 Bloomed
Not as many blooms this year, but still nice.
Pat236 On July 7, 2017 Bloomed
MC is a prolific bloomer. Last two blooms today.
Pat236 On June 14, 2016 Bloomed
More blooms today.
Pat236 On June 8, 2016 Bloomed
First bloom this season...nice!
Pat236 On July 21, 2015 Obtained plant
Purchased plant from Lowe's....blooms were present.
mom2cjemma On July 24, 2019 Bloomed
mom2cjemma On June 27, 2019 Miscellaneous Event
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mom2cjemma On July 27, 2017 Bloomed
mom2cjemma On August 12, 2016 Obtained plant
KJMarionGallant On July 22, 2018 Bloomed
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Daylilies 50% off at Bluestone Perennials by frankrichards16 Sep 3, 2018 3:33 PM 5
Long Blooming Daylilies by caitlinsgarden Aug 12, 2018 6:20 PM 14
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
What are you ordering for 2018? by Betja Sep 4, 2018 9:02 AM 1,021
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645
2017 Daylily Orders Recieved by spunky1 Nov 1, 2017 6:17 PM 339
Looking for late blooming daylilies to extend the bloom season. Any ideas? by Cynthia59P Oct 13, 2018 6:19 AM 173
Your best garden daylilies by bluegrassmom Jul 8, 2016 11:21 AM 28
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758
Proliferations by Raven Mar 30, 2018 6:35 AM 176
What are you adding for 2016? by JWWC Oct 19, 2016 8:42 PM 676
Second Daylily of the Day cultivar poll by beckygardener Nov 1, 2015 5:43 AM 42
USDA Zone 5b Favorite Daylilies by Claudia Aug 14, 2015 7:51 AM 5
Rebloom in the North by Hemlady Sep 7, 2015 7:44 AM 78
Another beauty with no name. by kssmith Aug 6, 2015 6:13 PM 7
Daylily Cultivar Poll by beckygardener Oct 18, 2015 7:23 PM 32
What are your favorite older dls that are keepers? by bluegrassmom Jul 31, 2015 10:50 AM 121
july 2015 blooms by dormantsrule Aug 2, 2015 5:53 AM 729
Do you have instant rebloom Daylilies? by GDJCB Jul 23, 2015 5:20 AM 39

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