Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Back to Black') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Cochenour
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2011
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 4 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bud Count: 16-20
Branching: 5-way
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Unusual Form
Unusual Form - Crispate
Color description: near black that changes to chocolate brown with black eye and cheetah pattern about 25 percent of the time, yellow throat

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
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Brer Rabbit's Baby x sdlg
Child plants: one child plant

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Location: Feistel-Driver garden at 2017 AHS ConventionDate: 2017-06-24
By floota
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Date: 2011-10-05Photo courtesy of Pat Cochenour
By Calif_Sue
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Location: Suffolk, VADate: 2017-07-16
By ddriver8
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Planting seedlings today by dixiebelle426 Feb 18, 2018 3:40 PM 26
The 10th Daylily of the Day poll by beckygardener Feb 13, 2018 12:04 AM 14
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2018 by Char Feb 19, 2018 2:35 AM 628
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2017 - 2018 by Char Feb 18, 2018 8:52 PM 833
They can't be daylily seeds! by sidbarras Nov 12, 2017 12:27 PM 7
November Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Dec 1, 2017 4:17 PM 40
Dying Seedlings by dixiebelle426 Oct 25, 2017 7:27 AM 25
What are you ordering for 2018? by Betja Feb 18, 2018 5:59 PM 482
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2017 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2017 5:45 AM 1,098
OT~ The Porch Swing ~ Fall 2017 (Closed) by Char Dec 31, 2017 6:41 AM 984
Karol Emmerich’s Springwood Gardens by LarryR Jan 10, 2018 5:28 PM 34
Daylilies of the Antipodes by Gleni Feb 19, 2018 3:28 AM 706
August 2017 Blooms by kousa Sep 1, 2017 5:19 PM 325
Which is your favourite small/mini purple? by Scatterbrain Feb 17, 2018 8:13 PM 134
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Summer 2017 (Closed) by Char Sep 23, 2017 4:40 PM 1,000
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2017 (Closed) by Char Sep 23, 2017 5:18 AM 975
What Did You Do In Your Daylily Garden Today? by bloominholes2fill Feb 18, 2018 4:00 PM 384
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645
Evaluating seedlings-3 bloom seasons or 3 years? by bxncbx Jun 15, 2017 3:37 PM 17

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