Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Mad Max') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Wilson-Schott
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1989
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 46 inches
Bloom size: 7 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Unusual Form
Unusual Form - Cascade
Color description: rosy purple spider with deep purple eyezone and chartreuse throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2011

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
Ploidy: Diploid
Child plants: 25 child plants

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Location: My garden in Warrenville, SCDate: 2017-05-31Loaded with blooms this year
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2011-07-21
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Location: Franklin, TNDate: 2011-07-06
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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2013-07-09
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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2013-07-04
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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2013-06-30
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Comments:
Posted by Joy (Kalama, Wa. - Zone 8b) on Dec 3, 2011 5:45 AM

Excellent dark reddish bloom, with good branching. Tall. Such a breeder!
Good increaser.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Fertilizing by Gen Mar 3, 2017 9:36 AM 4
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
seeds from the LA by Mayo62 Nov 1, 2016 8:13 AM 179

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