Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Dad') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Krekler
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1966
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 7 inches
Bloom time: Early
Color description: orange and red blend

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

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Newbie starting 1/3 acre Daylily farm by Mattio Feb 4, 2018 7:47 PM 22
What was your favorite daylilies in 2017? by bluegrassmom Feb 14, 2018 7:48 AM 89
Daylily seeds - question by petruske Jan 6, 2018 3:35 PM 10
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2018 by Char Feb 23, 2018 7:41 PM 690
if a dayllily has rust................ by signet Feb 22, 2018 8:33 AM 47
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2017 - 2018 by Char Feb 23, 2018 6:17 PM 911
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
FYI - Daylily of the Day acorns by beckygardener Sep 16, 2017 2:51 PM 46
Seedpod--what do you do when...? by Scatterbrain Sep 17, 2017 6:52 AM 19
Daylilies of the Antipodes by Gleni Feb 23, 2018 9:45 AM 722
August 2017 seedlings by Betja Sep 3, 2017 6:29 AM 93
August 2017 Blooms by kousa Sep 1, 2017 5:19 PM 325
Why do daylilies not produce blooms? by beckygardener Jul 21, 2017 2:47 PM 46
So...I think I've just been given a daylily farm by amberjewel Sep 13, 2017 10:19 AM 26
Newbie Q: Heat (GA-Zone 7b) and Dormant type Daylilies by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 17, 2017 9:02 AM 20
July 2017 Seedlings by kidfishing Nov 13, 2017 6:57 PM 206
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
My First Ever Hybridized Seedling by DogsNDaylilies Jun 30, 2017 3:31 PM 12

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