Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Lion d'Or') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Harrisson
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2011
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 31 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: under 10
Branching: 5-way
Bloom Traits: Edged
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: gold flower, large rippled edge through to the throat

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Bill Norris x Emperor's Dragon

A Drought-Tolerant GardenA Drought-Tolerant Garden
February 10, 2012

The year 2011 was a violent weather year in the US, with at least 12 weather-related disasters exceeding a billion dollars in damage. Some say it was Earth's most extreme weather year since 1816. Much of the country suffered from record heat and drought . . . and so did the yards and gardens.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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13th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Sep 10, 2018 3:23 PM 18
Getting to the bottom of things...the root of the matter by Seedfork Aug 28, 2018 9:19 AM 15
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Name This Daylily 2018 #2 by spunky1 Jul 15, 2018 12:44 PM 45
Need Opinion On What Happened Here by Avedon Jun 28, 2018 9:27 PM 17
Reverse or reciprocal crosses by Seedfork Jun 23, 2018 10:52 PM 5
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Summer 2018 by Char Sep 20, 2018 3:59 PM 1,143
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2018 by Char Sep 20, 2018 9:45 AM 1,073
Over wintering seedlings in sun room? by clockworkhawkins Jun 19, 2018 10:40 PM 7
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
Herbicides and Daylilies by lovegrillin Jun 1, 2018 8:09 PM 7
Moldovan and/or Woodhall daylily cultivars by mfanders Apr 7, 2018 8:59 AM 6
April 2018 Blooms by Seedfork May 12, 2018 6:17 AM 153
Goners 2018 by bxncbx Apr 2, 2018 3:54 PM 16
2018 Shipping Season has Begun! by VHarmon Jun 5, 2018 7:20 PM 105
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2018 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2018 4:04 AM 1,088
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Spring 2018 (Closed) by Char Jun 21, 2018 4:26 AM 1,248
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2018 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2018 3:49 AM 938
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2017 - 2018 (Closed) by Char Mar 20, 2018 4:02 AM 1,270

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