Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Sun') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Carter-M.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1995
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 22 inches
Bloom size: 7 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: light yellow self with green throat

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: Mary Timmons x Olympic Showcase

Courtesy of Shaw's Sunshine Gardens

Larry's ObsessionLarry's Obsession
February 27, 2014

About three months ago, I began an odyssey that took me to places that, in my life long journey as a gardener, I never would have imagined. It all began with a daylily seedling.

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Over wintering Daylily in pots in zone 5a by gardenglassgems Oct 30, 2018 11:59 AM 11
Should dimpling spare a seedling? by Dennis616 Jan 9, 2019 11:40 AM 9
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Polar Dusk by Ronny07 Nov 1, 2018 8:26 AM 40
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Fall 2018 (Closed) by Char Dec 22, 2018 5:14 AM 1,101
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The sun does not set on daylilies by Gleni Jan 20, 2019 8:09 AM 509
Growing daylily seed by Haitihelper Dec 7, 2018 2:24 PM 9
Want to find Daylilies for Spring 2019 by IAgrl Jan 21, 2019 7:10 PM 65
Hurricane Florence by beckygardener Oct 4, 2018 3:31 AM 39

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