Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Mercy Me') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Wild
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1976
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 25 inches
Bloom size: 4.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Halo
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: purplish pink with purple halo

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
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Ordering Questions by Zazinnia Oct 7, 2019 8:50 AM 10
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Spring 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2019 4:14 AM 1,431
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Anyone seeing "poor bud count" and "branching" this year? by petruske Aug 18, 2018 12:28 PM 35
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
May 2018 Seedling Blooms by beckygardener Jun 3, 2018 6:59 AM 265
Are there any clear oranges out there? by Polymerous Jun 21, 2018 12:33 AM 51
Deer Invasion by spunky1 May 24, 2017 2:50 PM 98
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2016 - 2017 (closed) by Char Mar 20, 2017 5:05 AM 1,012
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
Daylily Garden Themes by mom2cjemma Jun 28, 2018 7:44 PM 66
Applique Daylilies by Maryl Dec 24, 2015 5:12 PM 25
What daylilies are all of you ordering for 2016? by alwaysbehindMN Dec 20, 2015 11:41 AM 24
Need a Support Group! by Lalambchop1 Apr 13, 2018 8:07 PM 103
I am going to get paid in Daylilys. by kssmith Aug 30, 2015 7:49 AM 40
What new Daylily cultivars did you add this year. by kssmith Aug 20, 2015 8:31 AM 72
Milorganite Fertilizer. Has anyone used it on Daylilies? by kssmith Mar 29, 2018 11:08 AM 110
What are your favorite older dls that are keepers? by bluegrassmom Jul 31, 2015 10:50 AM 121

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