Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Mardi Gras Dragon') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Bearce
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1990
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 31 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: dark red self with yellow green 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: (Chicago Ruby x Ed Murray) x James Marsh

Photo courtesy of Karen Newman, Delano Daylilies. Used with Permi

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
July 2019 Seedlings by flowerpower35 Aug 3, 2019 2:03 PM 477
July blooms 2016 by Barbalee Aug 6, 2016 7:37 AM 902
newbie with lots of questions- hope thats OK!! by flowerlover Feb 24, 2014 9:16 AM 49
Anyone lose a good number of daylilies this past winter (zone 5)? by Seedsower Dec 21, 2013 10:50 AM 63

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