Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Silver King') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Lake
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1959
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 34 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: light yellow self with green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 1967
Honorable Mention: 1962
JC: 1958

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: Shooting Star x High Noon
Child plants: 5 child plants

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Examples of Why it is Sometimes Difficult to ID a NOID by blue23rose Jul 3, 2020 12:15 PM 3
July 2020 blooms by Jillz Aug 7, 2020 9:45 PM 602
June 2020 seedlings by SunriseSide Jul 2, 2020 9:18 AM 293
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2020 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 20, 2020 4:38 AM 1,765
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2019/2020 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2020 4:11 AM 1,090
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2019/2020 (Closed) by Char Mar 20, 2020 4:23 AM 1,082
Deja Vu by beenthere Dec 9, 2019 8:14 PM 23
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Fall 2019 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2019 5:14 AM 1,315
Show us your PODS by petruske Oct 25, 2019 10:54 AM 45
August Seedlings by kousa Sep 1, 2019 12:47 PM 207
August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
Slow to love Doubles but coming around! by bluegrassmom Jul 11, 2019 3:41 PM 16
July 2019 Seedlings by flowerpower35 Aug 3, 2019 2:03 PM 477
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
June 2019 Seedlings by beckygardener Jul 2, 2019 4:45 AM 440
Daylily Problems Zone 8 by royboy210 Jun 8, 2019 8:01 PM 20
How Could This Have Happened??!! by Legalily Apr 20, 2019 5:56 PM 318
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2018 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2018 6:03 AM 850
New for 2019 bloom season, what's on your list? by floota Aug 24, 2019 7:58 AM 1,085
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516

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