Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Sun's Shadow') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Rasmussen
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1989
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 32 inches
Bloom size: 5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: golden orange with darker orange tan eyezone and orange 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
Parentage: sdlg x Raging Tiger
Child plants: 5 child plants

Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission

Photo gallery:
Date: 2011-08-22Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
By vic
Give a thumbs up
Photo Courtesy of Walnut Hill Gardens Used With Permission. Unaut
By vic
Give a thumbs up

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Spring 2019 by Char Apr 23, 2019 1:37 PM 591
The sun does not set on daylilies by Gleni Mar 8, 2019 6:24 PM 537
New for 2019 bloom season, what's on your list? by floota Apr 21, 2019 10:40 AM 713
Are you collecting seed pods and planting this year? by bluegrassmom Aug 16, 2018 8:14 PM 53
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Name This Daylily 2018 #2 by spunky1 Jul 15, 2018 12:44 PM 45
Anyone seeing "poor bud count" and "branching" this year? by petruske Aug 18, 2018 12:28 PM 35
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
Daylily Clump Shots 2018 by Hazelcrestmikeb Oct 4, 2018 1:36 PM 198
May 2018 Blooms by beckygardener Jun 5, 2018 11:10 PM 380
2018 Shipping Season has Begun! by VHarmon Jun 5, 2018 7:20 PM 105
The 10th Daylily of the Day poll (Closed) by beckygardener Feb 13, 2018 12:04 AM 14
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2017 - 2018 (Closed) by Char Mar 20, 2018 4:02 AM 1,270
9th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Oct 31, 2017 10:27 PM 34
What are you ordering for 2018? by Betja Sep 4, 2018 9:02 AM 1,021
Daylilies of the Antipodes by Gleni Jul 26, 2018 12:19 PM 816
Name This Daylily 2017 by spunky1 Aug 5, 2017 8:07 AM 56
Some Hints on Taking Daylily Photos by Scapehunter Jun 4, 2017 2:39 PM 8
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645
Seedlings, do you start and grow them in pots or in a bed? by bluegrassmom May 11, 2017 9:31 PM 27

« Add a new plant to the database

» Search the Daylilies Database: by characteristics or by cultivar name

« See the general plant entry for Daylilies (Hemerocallis)

« Visit the Daylilies forum

» Read our note about daylily rust scores

« The Daylilies Database Front Page

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by Natalie and is called "Mexican Evening Primrose"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.