Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Lou') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Dykes
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1961
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 36 inches
Bloom time: Early
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: creamy pink polychrome 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 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division

Larry's ObsessionLarry's Obsession
February 27, 2014

About three months ago, I began an odyssey that took me to places that, in my life long journey as a gardener, I never would have imagined. It all began with a daylily seedling.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2018 by Char Jun 24, 2018 10:03 PM 32
White factor? by clockworkhawkins Jun 20, 2018 8:58 PM 4
ID For Simon Daylilies by lkas0127 Jun 24, 2018 3:12 PM 40
Instant Rebloom? by beenthere Jun 19, 2018 3:44 PM 8
Daylily of the Day: Embroidery Plus by jon Jun 19, 2018 8:24 PM 1
Day lillies by ignazflore Jun 11, 2018 3:05 PM 9
First rust in the garden by Seedfork Jun 7, 2018 10:06 AM 10
US sellers that ship to Canada by signet Jun 5, 2018 5:27 AM 9
Strange bud by cybersix Jun 17, 2018 6:30 AM 23
June 2018 Seedlings by GaNinFl Jun 24, 2018 9:11 PM 144
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jun 24, 2018 8:44 PM 414
Any idea which Siloam this is? by bxncbx Jun 17, 2018 9:32 AM 12
Issue with a cross by beckygardener Jun 18, 2018 7:24 AM 10
I have SCAPES!!!! Zone 5B by mom2cjemma Jun 4, 2018 6:40 AM 32
Mike Huben daylilies by Scatterbrain May 17, 2018 6:00 PM 17
Malachite Prism by comgoddess May 22, 2018 6:06 PM 10
A Funny Thing Happened While We Were Out Looking At The Seedling Bed: by Avedon May 6, 2018 9:19 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

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