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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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Getting a "future" bed ready for daylilies...advise by petruske Feb 19, 2018 2:19 AM 17
Daylily of the Day: Which Way Jim by beckygardener Feb 21, 2018 3:47 PM 3
My layout plan for new rectangular bed, what do you think? by lovegrillin Feb 16, 2018 5:50 PM 11
Planting seedlings today by dixiebelle426 Feb 22, 2018 5:30 AM 39
The 10th Daylily of the Day poll by beckygardener Feb 13, 2018 12:04 AM 14
Newbie starting 1/3 acre Daylily farm by Mattio Feb 4, 2018 7:47 PM 22
Cleaning the bed by piksihk Jan 28, 2018 12:10 PM 2
Want Serene Madonna, Without Shadows, Sunday Gloves by mainer35 Jan 21, 2018 11:12 AM 2
What was your favorite daylilies in 2017? by bluegrassmom Feb 14, 2018 7:48 AM 89
Speakers for Daylily Club Meetings by daylilly99 Jan 14, 2018 6:37 AM 13
swayed by your forum by carolem Jan 10, 2018 11:12 AM 17
Daylilies Lost to Winter by kousa Feb 1, 2018 8:31 AM 24
Sudden frigid cold makes me worry by Maxmom98 Feb 13, 2018 8:18 AM 12
Excel Template for Evaluating Daylilies by csandt Jan 8, 2018 11:05 AM 16
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2018 by Char Feb 21, 2018 11:44 PM 679
What Were Your Top Ten Daylilies for 2017? by Char Jan 6, 2018 8:27 PM 59
Seed Germination Question by blue23rose Jan 22, 2018 12:06 PM 31
brighten your day with Yellows! by deangreen Dec 25, 2017 11:49 AM 23
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2017 - 2018 by Char Feb 22, 2018 7:08 AM 890
What temperature is too cold for seeds and seedlings? by dixiebelle426 Jan 29, 2018 10:03 AM 69

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