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

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Kinnebrew
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1979
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 28 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rust Resistance: Shows Susceptibility
Rust Resistance Decimal Score: 2.7
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: black red self with green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 1986
Honorable Mention: 1983
JC: 1979
LAA: 2002
RCP: 1983

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
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Ed Murray x Kilimanjaro
Child plants: 131 child plants

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Date: 2011-07-05
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Date: 2011-07-12Blooms are near black early in the morning.
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Date: 2015-08-06
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Location: St. Louis, MO, zone 6Date: 1997Kodachrome 100
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Photo Courtesy of Cheryl's Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Location: My garden near Lincoln UKDate: 2008-09-14First flowering after three years!
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Location: Waynesboro MSDate: 2004-06-12
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Location: Belmont gardenDate: 2006-0718
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2017-06-20
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Location: all photos from my gardensDate: 2018-06-24
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Photo courtesy of MaryAnn Pruden of Lily House
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Photo Courtesy of May's Acres Daylilies. Used with Permission.
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Location: Knoxville, TN
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2017-06-20
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Location: all photos from my gardensDate: 2019-05-25
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Date: 2006-07-18   Photo Courtesy of Manatawny Creek Farm Used With Permission
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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
Clump Shots 2019 by Seedfork Oct 19, 2019 10:08 AM 545
May 2019 blooms by Diggerofdirt Jun 1, 2019 10:15 PM 372
How Could This Have Happened??!! by Legalily Apr 20, 2019 5:56 PM 318
New for 2019 bloom season, what's on your list? by floota Aug 24, 2019 7:58 AM 1,085
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
Poly blooms and oddities by ShakespearesGarden Sep 16, 2019 5:30 PM 509
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
May 2018 Blooms by beckygardener Jun 5, 2018 11:10 PM 380
Show me your little ones! by Scatterbrain Dec 19, 2017 7:15 AM 105
May 2017 Blooms by Seedfork Jun 6, 2017 9:05 PM 458
Northern Daylily Fans: Which evergreens do well for you? by LarryR Mar 21, 2018 4:07 PM 63
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
The Southern Hemisphere bursts into bloom. by Gleni Aug 25, 2017 8:03 PM 1,026
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758
Fave Black Daylily by bloominholes2fill Jun 1, 2016 8:19 PM 34
May blooms 2016 by scflowers Jun 1, 2016 4:32 PM 380
hybridization program black by daroy Aug 11, 2016 3:14 PM 10
Favorite daylily you've experienced by JLCam Jun 11, 2016 2:51 PM 33
What daylilies are all of you ordering for 2016? by alwaysbehindMN Dec 20, 2015 11:41 AM 24

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