Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Midnight Special') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Wild
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1977
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 35 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Self
Color description: deep wine red self with lemon heart

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

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2018 (Closed) by Char Sep 25, 2018 5:06 AM 1,115
May 2018 Seedling Blooms by beckygardener Jun 3, 2018 6:59 AM 265
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2017 (Closed) by Char Sep 23, 2017 5:18 AM 975
What are you adding for 2016? by JWWC Oct 19, 2016 8:42 PM 676
Silly question about scapes by twixanddud May 27, 2019 9:35 AM 16
Winter Loss by JWWC Jun 10, 2014 9:40 PM 183
Weather In Your Garden - Winter 2014 [closed] by daylily Mar 19, 2014 11:39 PM 1,887
ATP Series: The Daylilies of Royce, Jan and Aaron Joiner by Char May 29, 2019 7:40 AM 9
Weather In Your Garden - Falling into Winter 2013 [closed] by daylily Jan 2, 2014 7:43 AM 786
ATP Series: The Daylilies of the Kinnebrews by Char Feb 2, 2016 11:55 AM 41
Gaskins Seedlings On The Lily Auction Again! by Betja Sep 4, 2013 8:23 AM 52
Blooming in June 2013 by Ladylovingdove Jul 4, 2013 3:08 PM 701
mona's may daylilies by monalisa18 Oct 14, 2012 9:05 PM 150
3 new bargain boxes on the LA- one day only! by earlybird Apr 30, 2012 6:07 PM 3
Beginning of the blooming season by mistyfog May 7, 2012 12:15 PM 150
My favorite eyed daylilies. by Ladylovingdove Dec 8, 2011 8:43 AM 43

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