Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Gai') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Craig-P.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1962
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 24 inches
Bloom time: Extra early
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: pink coral self with chartreuse 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

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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What's going on here? by IJsbrandtGA Sep 19, 2018 5:28 PM 4
The sun does not set on daylilies by Gleni Sep 18, 2018 8:37 PM 17
Growing daylily seed by Haitihelper Sep 20, 2018 6:47 AM 5
Keeping up with seedlings by Diggerofdirt Sep 14, 2018 3:54 PM 7
It happens every year by Seedfork Sep 20, 2018 5:49 AM 22
Hurricane Florence by beckygardener Sep 19, 2018 9:16 AM 34
Has this site been hacked? by floota Sep 6, 2018 1:50 PM 12
daylilies from seed by pinkruffles Sep 5, 2018 8:02 AM 7
13th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Sep 10, 2018 3:23 PM 18
Time to cull? by frankrichards16 Sep 10, 2018 7:31 AM 18
Certain cultivars by bxncbx Sep 4, 2018 8:06 AM 14
September blooms by profesora Sep 20, 2018 10:47 AM 170
Your flowers are amazing! by AngieVanIsld Aug 31, 2018 6:58 PM 7
New for 2019 bloom season, what's on your list? by floota Sep 20, 2018 9:31 AM 99
Getting to the bottom of things...the root of the matter by Seedfork Aug 28, 2018 9:19 AM 15
Seedling Beds....How Do You Grow Your Seedlings? by Char Aug 20, 2018 7:09 AM 19
Snails and earwigs by cybersix Aug 19, 2018 3:39 PM 8
Do My Daylilies Need Dividing? by conniepr27 Aug 11, 2018 4:22 PM 21
Can't set pods thread...suggestions for success by Seedfork Aug 14, 2018 12:07 AM 85
What are the odds...hybridizing question? by Seedfork Sep 16, 2018 7:14 PM 32

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