Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Superlative') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Gates-L.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1986
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 24 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Early
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rebloom
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: dark red with darker eyezone and green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 1996
Honorable Mention: 1992

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Child plants: 33 child plants

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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: Mid Summer
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Photo Courtesy of Homestead Farms Nursery. Used with Permission.
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2011-07-17
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Photo Courtesy of E and B Farm Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Alcovy Daylily Farm. Used with Permission.
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Courtesy of Peace on Earth Gardens Used with permission
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: Jul 27, 2011 3:42 PM
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Location: Kalama, Wa.Date: 2011-07-24
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2011-08-01
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Image courtesy of Charlotte's Daylily Diary. Used with permission
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Photo Courtesy of Ellies Daylilies Used with Permission
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Date: 2012-03-15Photo Courtesy of Walnut Hill Gardens Used With Permission. Unaut
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Photo Courtesy of Earlybird Daylilies. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Cheryl's Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Courtesy of Quarles Daylilies Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Spring Fever Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Dololly's Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Location: Dreamy Daylilies - Chatham-Kent, Ontario   5b
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