Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Supreme Empire') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Hanson-C.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1996
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 33 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Nocturnal
Bud Count: 21-25
Branching: 3-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Sculpted Form - Relief
Single
Color description: yellow self with green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 1999

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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Alpha Centauri x Tet. Siloam Medallion
Child plants: 25 child plants

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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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Comments:
Posted by daylily on Sep 29, 2011 7:31 PM

(Alpha Centauri × Tet. Siloam Medallion)
Lovely clear yellow to gold. Usually shows relief, often quite pronounced. Was one of the first daylilies on the market to have relief sculpting. Nice green throat.

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