Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Solar Music') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Whatley
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1993
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 36 inches
Bloom size: 8 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rust Resistance: Shows Susceptibility
Rust Resistance Decimal Score: 3.5
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: yellow self with light green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2002
XLD: 2005

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: Caledonia x Tet. Siloam Medallion
Child plants: 44 child plants

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Location: My garden in Warrenville, SCDate: June 15, 2015
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Location: My garden in Warrenville, SCDate: 2016-05-31My favorite yellow. Huge bloom
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Location: southern KYDate: 2018-06-18
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Date: 2003-06-20Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Location: My garden in Warrenville, SCDate: 2017-06-01
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2017-06-22
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2016-06-03
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2015-12-28
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2011-06-19
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2011-06-25
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2011-06-19
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Comments:
Posted by lovemyhouse (Garland, TX (NE Dallas suburb) - Zone 8a) on Jun 5, 2013 9:38 AM

One of the largest, most brilliantly colored daylilies in my yard. A real standout. Good fragrance, too. Heavy clay soil. Sun until around 2:00PM.

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Plant Events from our members
chelle On September 29, 2015 Transplanted
N Section of raised bed in old veggie patch, from east end to center area.
Pat236 On June 1, 2017 Bloomed
The biggest, brightest, bloom ever. This is a garden beacon, It opened flat and was perfect!
Pat236 On August 22, 2016 Obtained plant
Received three small fans from Oak HIll Daylilies. Pot plants and hopefully it will bloom in the spring.
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