Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Candy Candy') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Holmes-M.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2011
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 26 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: cream to blush pink with a dark purple eye above a green throat

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: ((On the Border x Awesome Blossom) x Tet. Cranberry Eyed Picotee) x Crazy Ivan
Child plants: one child plant

Photo courtesy of Riverbend Daylily Garden

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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The 10th Daylily of the Day poll by beckygardener Feb 13, 2018 12:04 AM 14
Excel Template for Evaluating Daylilies by csandt Jan 8, 2018 11:05 AM 16
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2018 by Char Feb 23, 2018 7:41 PM 690
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
Cristated or "bearded" Daylily in cooler climates for hybridizing- I'm in 5A WI by Cpschult Dec 24, 2017 2:43 AM 25
Show me your little ones! by Scatterbrain Dec 19, 2017 7:15 AM 105
daylilies by daylilynut Oct 30, 2017 9:23 AM 4
9th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Oct 31, 2017 10:27 PM 34
What are you ordering for 2018? by Betja Feb 23, 2018 5:46 PM 507
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
Daylilies of the Antipodes by Gleni Feb 23, 2018 9:45 AM 722
Name This Daylily 2017 #4 by spunky1 Aug 27, 2017 8:46 AM 27
Name This Daylily 2017 #3 by spunky1 Aug 17, 2017 5:13 AM 37
August 2017 Blooms by kousa Sep 1, 2017 5:19 PM 325
Daylilies only flowering every other year by Scatterbrain Aug 3, 2017 10:16 AM 12
Name This Daylily 2017 by spunky1 Aug 5, 2017 8:07 AM 56
Which is your favourite small/mini purple? by Scatterbrain Feb 17, 2018 8:13 PM 134
2017 baby bloomers...tell me what you think... by muffin Jul 28, 2017 7:37 PM 10

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