Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Cave Lion') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Gossard
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2011
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 7.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 16-20
Branching: 3-way
4-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Toothed or Fringed Edge
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: polychrome orange yellow, petals are surrounded by long filigrees and tendrils, covered with 24 carat diamond dusting

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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Sword Dancer x Yellow Dynamo

Photo courtesy of James Gossard of Heavenly Gardens

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2016 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2016 6:35 AM 881
Oakes Experience - wow! by DogsNDaylilies Jul 22, 2016 8:15 AM 14
July blooms 2016 by Barbalee Aug 6, 2016 7:37 AM 902
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758

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