Daylily (Hemerocallis 'The Dark Side') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Stamile-Pierce
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2010
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 6.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Bud Count: 36-40
Branching: 7-way
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: cream white base, black purple eye and edge

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: Space Warp x Tet. Peppermint Delight
Child plants: one child plant


'The Dark Side' was a featured
Plant of the Day for July 10, 2016.

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Plant Events from our members
fstins1 On September 21, 2012 Obtained plant
Pat236 On June 13, 2018 Bloomed
OMG...these blooms are stunning. Twins yesterday and a single this morning.
Pat236 On June 3, 2018 Bloomed
First bloom ever on this plant which was received from Breeze this spring. One of my favorite color combinations.
Pat236 On March 26, 2018 Obtained plant
Received three nice fans from Breeze. Planted in a side bed.
Pat236 On June 28, 2017 Bloomed
Big beautiful perfect bloom this morning. Love, love. love, this plant.
Pat236 On May 29, 2017 Bloomed
First bloom of the season, but the bloom is low in the foliage. Hope it gets better with time.
Pat236 On July 28, 2016 Bloomed
I got a beautiful rebloom this morning.
Pat236 On July 8, 2016 Miscellaneous Event
Noticed a new scape this morning...maybe reblooms!
Pat236 On June 11, 2016 Bloomed
Double blooms this morning...nice!
Pat236 On June 10, 2016 Bloomed
First bloom this morning...beautiful and the purple has a velvet look about it.
Pat236 On June 2, 2016 Plant emerged
All three fans have scapes!
Pat236 On May 21, 2016 Plant emerged
First scape....woohoo
Pat236 On March 29, 2016 Obtained plant
Received three fans from Breeze on the Lily Auction. Planted and now awaiting blooms.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Fall 2018 by Char Oct 18, 2018 4:11 AM 240
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2018 by Char Oct 17, 2018 8:51 PM 280
The sun does not set on daylilies by Gleni Oct 18, 2018 6:22 AM 124
Growing daylily seed by Haitihelper Sep 20, 2018 6:47 AM 5
September 2018 blooms by profesora Oct 2, 2018 6:44 PM 271
New for 2019 bloom season, what's on your list? by floota Oct 17, 2018 4:26 PM 154
August 2018 Seedlings by Lyshack Aug 31, 2018 6:40 AM 72
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
Do You Have a Problem with Daylilies Blooms Fading by 1PM? by kousa Jul 22, 2018 1:09 PM 15
July 2018 Seedlings by kousa Aug 4, 2018 4:01 PM 350
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Summer 2018 (Closed) by Char Sep 25, 2018 5:19 AM 1,220
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2018 (Closed) by Char Sep 25, 2018 5:06 AM 1,115
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
Daylily 'Goners' 2018 by DogsNDaylilies Oct 13, 2018 4:15 AM 45
Mike Huben daylilies by Scatterbrain May 17, 2018 6:00 PM 17
May 2018 Seedling Blooms by beckygardener Jun 3, 2018 6:59 AM 265
How do you do it? by Diggerofdirt May 11, 2018 4:31 PM 26
What do you think my CHILD will look like - Prediction Game #4? by beckygardener Apr 27, 2018 1:11 PM 21
Winter losses? by bluegrassmom May 27, 2018 6:28 AM 91

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