Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Defining Moment') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Emmerich
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2011
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 36 inches
Bloom size: 6.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Early Morning Opener (EMO)
Bud Count: 16-20
Branching: 4-way
Bloom Traits: Edged
Watermark
Bloom Form: Sculpted Form - Pleated
Single
Color description: blood red with soft cranberry pink watermark, gold filigree, green 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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: (((Tomorrow's Glory x Absolute Treasure) x Born to Reign ) x (No More Tears x Tet. Painted Rose)) x ((Eyes on the Prize x Belle Cook) x Born to Reign )

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Location: Omaha, NebraskaDate: 2015-06-27
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Photo courtesy of Karol Emmerich of Springwood Gardens
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Location: Cantonment, FLDate: 2012-04-18
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Location: Cantonment, FLDate: 2013-05-29
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Photo courtesy of Springwood Gardens
By Joy
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758
What have been your aha! moments in collecting daylilies? by Ahead Nov 8, 2015 11:28 AM 32
June 2015 Blooms by kidfishing Jul 2, 2015 3:39 PM 635
My Karol Emmerich daylily bed by alwaysbehindMN Aug 12, 2014 4:46 AM 22
July 2014 Blooms by Hemlady Aug 2, 2014 4:58 PM 589
ATP Series: The Daylilies of Karol Emmerich by Char Aug 15, 2014 8:24 PM 31
Blooming in May 2013 by spunky1 Jun 4, 2013 1:45 PM 404
MAY 2012 Blooms by lovemyhouse Jun 10, 2012 11:08 AM 418
APRIL 2012 Blooms by tink3472 May 2, 2012 5:22 PM 358
Springwood Gardens 2012 Intros - Karol Emmerich by Newyorkrita Sep 11, 2012 11:07 AM 23

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