Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Suns Eye') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Kirchhoff
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1978
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 32 inches
Bloom size: 5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Rust Resistance: Shows Susceptibility
Rust Resistance Decimal Score: 5.0
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: bright yellow self with green heart
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 1981
JC: 1978

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: 8 child plants

Suns Eye

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Location: Wharton, TX     ( Zone 9a - In my backyard - early morning photo )Date: April 29, 2020Suns Eye
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   Photo Courtesy of Smokeys Daylily Gardens Used with Permission
By vic
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Photo Courtesy of E and B Farm Used with Permission
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Courtesy of Peace on Earth Gardens Used with permission
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Photo Courtesy of Island Daylily Farm. Used with Permission.
By Joy
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Photo Courtesy of Tranquil Lake Nursery. Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Te Sligte Gardens. Used with Permission
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
New Registrations by daylilly99 Oct 12, 2020 8:06 PM 22
This one was worth the wait by daylilly99 Oct 2, 2020 10:17 PM 37
August 2020 Blooms by Charlemagne Sep 13, 2020 8:56 AM 392
July 2020 blooms by Jillz Sep 13, 2020 1:49 PM 603
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Summer 2020 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 22, 2020 4:26 AM 1,271
June 2020 seedlings by SunriseSide Jul 2, 2020 9:18 AM 293
June 2020 Blooms by Avedon Jul 11, 2020 7:46 PM 569
Clumps, Mini-Clumps, Multiples Anybody? by Avedon Sep 26, 2020 6:11 PM 236
May 2020 Blooms by Betja Jun 3, 2020 10:35 PM 384
Three is not a crowd! by frankrichards16 Sep 12, 2020 9:19 PM 239
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2020 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 20, 2020 4:38 AM 1,765
15th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Jan 12, 2020 10:26 PM 21
September 2019 Daylily Blooms by Charlemagne Mar 25, 2020 10:30 AM 443
August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
July 2019 Seedlings by flowerpower35 Aug 3, 2019 2:03 PM 477
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
Clump Shots 2019 by Seedfork Feb 17, 2020 9:52 AM 578
May 2019 blooms by Diggerofdirt Jun 1, 2019 10:15 PM 372
Name this daylily 2019 #2 by spunky1 Apr 27, 2019 11:27 AM 33

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