Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Mrs William Kemble du Pont') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Smith-FR
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2010
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 34 inches
Bloom size: 7 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 26-30
Branching: 5-way
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: extremely iridescent deep fuchsia rose color

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Ava Gardner x Tet. Grace Pierce) x (Rita Sue x Precious Stones
Child plants: 3 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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April 2020 blooms: by Seedfork May 8, 2020 9:00 PM 160
Do you own any surviving southern dormants? by beckygardener Mar 17, 2016 1:58 PM 76
Daylily Photo Gallery.. your best shots by bluegrassmom Sep 1, 2015 7:25 PM 130
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May 2014 Blooms by Betja Jul 12, 2015 3:40 PM 353
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July Blooms 2013 by Hemlady Aug 2, 2013 1:11 PM 678
APRIL 2012 Blooms by tink3472 May 2, 2012 5:22 PM 358
LA Sellers by philljm Mar 21, 2020 6:36 PM 1,883

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