Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Elf') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Russell
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1949
Ploidy: Diploid
Scape height: 36 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: RM1: Red medium self

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division

Sculpted Forms: a New Look for a Favorite PerennialSculpted Forms: a New Look for a Favorite Perennial
April 23, 2012

The American Hemerocallis Society, the International Cultivar Registration Authority for the genus Hemerocallis, recognizes for registration groups of daylilies with different and distinctive flower shape as Forms. Daylily form refers to the shape or structure of the flower. Currently, there are six distinctive forms of daylilies, single, double, polymerous, spider, unusual form and the newest, sculpted form.

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Superthrive by cybersix Jun 14, 2018 7:28 AM 4
triploid genetics, fulva by clockworkhawkins Jun 17, 2018 7:17 AM 19
Whatchamacallit bloom habit by lovegrillin Jun 14, 2018 6:19 PM 5
Tips for being absent from the garden by Seedfork Jun 10, 2018 4:23 PM 16
Seed Pods by dixiebelle426 Jun 6, 2018 12:47 PM 8
US sellers that ship to Canada by signet Jun 5, 2018 5:27 AM 9
June 2018 Seedlings by GaNinFl Jun 17, 2018 12:48 PM 83
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jun 17, 2018 3:17 PM 288
Herbicides and Daylilies by lovegrillin Jun 1, 2018 8:09 PM 7
Zone 5b Daylily seedling planting time by dragonflyvalley May 31, 2018 1:47 PM 2
Daylily 'Goners' 2018 by DogsNDaylilies Jun 10, 2018 1:32 PM 42
daylily, name? by LuisaC Jun 7, 2018 12:28 PM 16
Do You Sell Daylilies? by SheilaC May 24, 2018 7:45 PM 16
I have SCAPES!!!! Zone 5B by mom2cjemma Jun 4, 2018 6:40 AM 32
Things noticed while hybridizing by Seedfork May 17, 2018 9:49 PM 20
Mike Huben daylilies by Scatterbrain May 17, 2018 6:00 PM 17
May 2018 Blooms by beckygardener Jun 5, 2018 11:10 PM 380
May 2018 Seedling Blooms by beckygardener Jun 3, 2018 6:59 AM 265
Disaster has struck my seedling bed by Seedfork May 3, 2018 10:15 AM 33
What do you think my CHILD will look like - Prediction Game #4? by beckygardener Apr 27, 2018 1:11 PM 21

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