Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Spellbinder') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Baker-S.H.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1957
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 34 inches
Bloom size: 6.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: Very bright tangerine orange.
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 1984

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: (Lucretius x Kathleen Elsie Randall) X Golden Prize
Child plants: 12 child plants

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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2017-06-24
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Location: My garden in Warrenville, SCDate: 2016-05-19
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2010-06-27
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2010-07-28
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Photo Courtesy of Ellies Daylilies Used with Permission
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2006-07-09
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Comments:
Posted by OldGardener (So Cal - Zone 10b) on Dec 16, 2012 10:29 PM

Although not listed as a re-bloomer, it re-blooms here in zone 10 and retains both form and color despite 115 degree heat.

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Posted by OldGardener (So Cal - Zone 10b) on Apr 20, 2013 10:07 PM

Tripled in one year for me despite high temperatures (115-118 degrees this past summer, 90 degrees at night).

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Spellbinder daylily by Pippi21 Jun 14, 2012 3:46 PM 0
Re-bloom Cultivars by beckygardener Oct 27, 2016 5:59 PM 595
Buttered Popcorn or Spellbinder by canadanna May 30, 2016 12:43 PM 6
May blooms 2016 by scflowers Jun 1, 2016 4:32 PM 380
What new Daylily cultivars did you add this year. by kssmith Aug 20, 2015 8:31 AM 72
How to keep daylily alive for a long time without soil? by Daylilybaby Jul 26, 2015 12:14 PM 45
What are the "oldest" daylilies you grow? by PeachLily Oct 1, 2016 1:22 PM 120
Rita's Garden July Daylily Blooms by Newyorkrita Aug 1, 2011 4:16 PM 116

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