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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