Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Mars Attacks') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Owen-P.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2008
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 28 inches
Bloom size: 7.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 16-20
Branching: 3-way
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Diamond Dusted
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: deep saturated red with large mauve washed eye above green to yellow throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2012

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
Parentage: (Grand Palais x Nordic Night) x (Utopia Or Oblivion x Respighi)
Child plants: 8 child plants

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Date: 2014-11-23
By Pattyw5
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Location: My garden, North Central IdahoDate: 6-23-2015
By Natalie
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Location: Central OhioDate: 07/16/11
By mlt
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Photo courtesy of Paul J. Owen of Slightly Different Nursery
By Calif_Sue
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Photo courtesy of Paul J. Owen of Slightly Different Nursery
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Photo courtesy of Briscos' Best Blooms. Used with permission.
By Joy
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Photo Courtesy of Hillside Daylilies. Used with Permission
By Joy
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Location: The Lily Farm near Center, TexasDate: 2015-06-10
By dave
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Location: all photos from my gardensDate: 2019-05-20
By pinkiris
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Location: Northern GermanyDate: 2015-07-08
By Caruso
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Comments:
Posted by lovemyhouse (Garland, TX (NE Dallas suburb) - Zone 8a) on Jun 5, 2013 9:35 AM

Somewhat chalky-looking surface. First year in this yard. Heavy clay. Sun until around 2:00PM.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Daylilies Received 2019 by spunky1 Apr 13, 2019 2:13 PM 113
New for 2019 bloom season, what's on your list? by floota Jun 22, 2019 7:17 AM 1,053
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
prolifs revisited by Mayo62 Aug 5, 2017 6:28 PM 31
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
Paul Owens Daylilies? by GDJCB Jul 23, 2016 1:30 PM 9
Daylily Garden Themes by mom2cjemma Jun 28, 2018 7:44 PM 66
What are you adding for 2016? by JWWC Oct 19, 2016 8:42 PM 676
Instant Rebloom by GDJCB Nov 28, 2014 2:07 PM 22
June 2014 Blooms by Seedfork Jul 2, 2014 6:59 PM 675
Daylilies with white edges by shive1 Feb 10, 2014 10:48 PM 94
Reblooming Day Lilies by LizKersey Aug 28, 2013 2:37 PM 21
The Ugs by philljm Aug 8, 2013 1:11 PM 42
Blooming in June 2013 by Ladylovingdove Jul 4, 2013 3:08 PM 701
Your Favorite Daylilies with a Watermark? by Betja Feb 25, 2012 8:53 PM 86
Paul Owen 2012 Spring Intros by Newyorkrita Dec 13, 2011 10:57 PM 14
MAY 2011 Blooms by tink3472 May 31, 2011 5:26 AM 172

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