Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Silken Touch') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link:AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer:Stamile
Year of Registration or Introduction:1990
Ploidy:Tetraploid
Foliage type:Dormant
Scape height:23 inches
Bloom size:6 inches
Bloom time:Early midseason
Plant Traits:Extended Bloom
Rust Resistance:Shows Susceptibility
Rust Resistance Decimal Score:3.8
Bloom Traits:Self
Bloom Form:Single
Color description:rose pink self with green throat
AHS Awards:Honorable Mention: 1996

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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds:Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods:Division
Parentage:(Ming Porcelain x Love Goddess) x Tet. Martha Adams
Child plants:33 child plants

Photo courtesy of Bill Jarvis

'Silken Touch' was a featured
Plant of the Day for August 13, 2017.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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7th Daylily of the Day Poll (CLOSED) by beckygardenerJun 2, 2017 3:59 PM16
July blooms 2016 by BarbaleeAug 6, 2016 7:37 AM902
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