Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Mexican Sunrise') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Whatley
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1995
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 25 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rebloom
Bloom Traits: Bicolor or Reverse Bicolor
Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: rose and yellow bicolor with yellow band above a light yellow 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: Jumble Edge x Sligo
Child plants: 5 child plants

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'Mexican Sunrise' was a featured
Plant of the Day for July 10, 2017.

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Photo courtesy of Michael Bouman of Daylily Lay
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Location: Enterprise, Al. 36330Date: 2017-07-17
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Date: 2004-07-01Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Keast Daylily Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Eclectic Gardens. Used with Permission
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Posted with permission and photographed by Marianne Joordens http
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Photo Courtesy of Hillside Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Plant Events from our members
Seedfork On May 25, 2018 Bloomed
First bloom on this plant this year.
Seedfork On May 2, 2018 Miscellaneous Event
First scapes on this plant this year.
Seedfork On May 17, 2017 Bloomed
First boom on this plant for the season.
Seedfork On April 22, 2017 Miscellaneous Event
First scape on this plant for the year.
Seedfork On May 5, 2016 Miscellaneous Event
Observed first scape
Seedfork On April 10, 2015 Miscellaneous Event
First scapes on this plant for this year.
Seedfork On June 18, 2014 Obtained plant
Obtained plant M.M.
Bunilla On July 29, 2016 Obtained plant
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
May 2019 blooms by Diggerofdirt Jun 1, 2019 10:15 PM 372
First Scape Of 2019 by Avedon Jul 6, 2019 12:09 PM 104
13th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Sep 10, 2018 3:23 PM 18
Can't set pods thread...suggestions for success by Seedfork Sep 10, 2019 8:52 PM 110
May 2018 Blooms by beckygardener Jun 5, 2018 11:10 PM 380
My layout plan for new rectangular bed, what do you think? by lovegrillin Feb 16, 2018 5:50 PM 11
Newbie Q: Heat (GA-Zone 7b) and Dormant type Daylilies by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 17, 2017 9:02 AM 20
Rebloom, delayed bloom and quirks by needrain Oct 6, 2017 9:44 PM 79
7th Daylily of the Day Poll (CLOSED) by beckygardener Jun 2, 2017 3:59 PM 16
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758
Do you own any surviving southern dormants? by beckygardener Mar 17, 2016 1:58 PM 76
Rust Talk 2015 by DogsNDaylilies Jul 16, 2016 8:28 PM 56
June 2015 Blooms by kidfishing Jul 2, 2015 3:39 PM 635
Daylily Tales - The STORIES - 2013 by daylily Oct 7, 2013 6:38 AM 12
ATP Series: The Daylilies of Oscie Whatley by daylily May 6, 2013 5:37 PM 18
Spring is coming. by LALAMBCHOP May 15, 2013 9:21 AM 103

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