Daylily (Hemerocallis 'May Unger') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Unger
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1976
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 22 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: pink blend with green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 1980

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: Sandra Hughes x Chicago Mist
Child plants: 6 child plants

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Location: Sunshine Iris Nursery - Lockhart Australia
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Untitled by petruske Feb 25, 2019 8:29 AM 13
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2018 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2018 4:04 AM 1,088
Counting seedling fans by admmad Nov 26, 2017 6:51 PM 8
growing daylilies in a container by needrain Jun 6, 2018 3:38 PM 27
Foreign "stalk" in my daylily? by Archivesgirl Jul 4, 2017 5:58 PM 30
What Did You Do In Your Daylily Garden Today? by bloominholes2fill Oct 16, 2019 8:03 AM 3,643
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2017 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2017 1:29 PM 1,015
The Southern Hemisphere bursts into bloom. by Gleni Aug 25, 2017 8:03 PM 1,026
Interesting article about treating plants for pests by beckygardener Aug 19, 2016 11:35 AM 11
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2016 (Closed) by Char Sep 22, 2016 5:19 AM 855
Is this a re-bloom scape? by beckygardener Apr 21, 2019 10:23 AM 33
What on Earth???? by Mayo62 Jun 19, 2016 12:03 PM 79
Seedlings for June 2016 by spunky1 Jul 2, 2016 9:35 AM 394
How many is too many? by Frillylily May 14, 2016 7:12 PM 115
A frustrating seedling by needrain Mar 20, 2017 5:49 AM 47
Daylily Garden Themes by mom2cjemma Jun 28, 2018 7:44 PM 66
How Are Your Seedlings Doing? by kousa Sep 7, 2016 2:44 PM 310
Daylilies in the pot by javaMom Aug 13, 2019 8:08 PM 15

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