Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Southern Sunset') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Sellers
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1985
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 28 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Bitone or Reverse Bitone
Edged
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: rose shrimp bitone with bright yellow edges and yellow green throat

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Diploid
Parentage: Pink Charmer x Anne McNutt
Child plants: 6 child plants

Souther Sunset single bloom

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Comments:
Posted by nutsfordaylily (Mesa, AZ - Zone 9b) on Oct 8, 2012 10:35 AM

Beautiful bloom. Hardy but not vigorous in my zone 6b Massachusetts garden. Wish it would do better.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Summer 2020 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 22, 2020 4:26 AM 1,271
Go south of the equator young daylily. by Gleni Feb 13, 2020 7:38 AM 544
Name this daylily 2019 #2 by spunky1 Apr 27, 2019 11:27 AM 33
New for 2019 bloom season, what's on your list? by floota Aug 24, 2019 7:58 AM 1,085
Name This Daylily 2017 by spunky1 Aug 5, 2017 8:07 AM 56
Rebloom in the North by Hemlady Sep 7, 2015 7:44 AM 78
Daylily Tales - The STORIES - 2013 by daylily Oct 7, 2013 6:38 AM 12
Name this daylily 2012 #1 by spunky1 Aug 26, 2012 12:43 PM 63

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