Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Carr
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1993
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 23 inches
Bloom size: 6.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rust Resistance: Shows Resistance
Rust Resistance Decimal Score: 2.4
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: cream butter yellow self with gold edge and green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 2002
Honorable Mention: 1999

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: Tetraploid
Child plants: 143 child plants

Common names
  • Daylily

'Sherry Lane Carr' was a featured
Plant of the Day for March 11, 2018.
Photo Gallery
Location: Enterprise, Al. 36330
Date: 2017-04-24
Sherry Lane Carr with Filled With Joy in the background

Date: 2015-07-02
Location: Jones OK,
Date: June 2015
Sherry Lane Carr

Photographed on a garden tour in Ohio
Location: In my Wisconsin, zone 4 garden.
Date: 2013-07-21
Location: Southern Indiana
Date: June 2022
Location: Vermont
Date: 2008-07-16

Date: 1980-01-01
Location: Winston-Salem, NC
Date: 2007-06-10

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Photo by mantisOH
Location: Illinois
Date: 06/26/22
Location: Northern Germany
Date: 2017-06-17
Location: all photos from my garden
Date: 2009-06-07
Location: University City, Missouri, zone 6
Date: June 20, 2007
Location: Haley Springs Farm
Date: 2020-06-13
Location: RavenCroft Cottage
Date: 2010-07-06
Location: Warne, NC
Date: 2020-06-08

Photo courtesy of Bill Jarvis

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Location: Northern Germany
Date: 2017-06-19
Location: southern KY
Date: 6/12/2019
Location: Wayneboro MS
Date: 2004-08-26
Photo by GDJCB

Date: 2008-07-06
   Photo Courtesy of Manatawny Creek Farm Used With Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Cheryl's Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Photo courtesy of Nate Bremer of Solaris Farms

Photo Courtesy of Island Daylily Farm. Used with Permission.
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Location: RavenCroft Cottage
Date: 2009-07-23

Photo Courtesy of Earlybird Daylilies. Used with Permission.
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Photo by mattsmom
Photo by GDJCB

Photo Courtesy of Wood-Eden Daylilies & Cannas. Used with Permiss
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Location: Warne, NC
Date: 2019-06-17
Location: My zone 5 garden.
Date: 2018-07-10
Photo by mattsmom
Location: BX Creek Daylilies, Vernon, BC.
Photo by Gail Morgan of BX Creek Daylilies. Used with permission.

Date: 2004-07-28
Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Crossview Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Keast Daylily Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Nottawasaga Daylilies. Used with Permission.
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Location: Haley Springs Farm
Date: 2020-06-11
Location: Haley Springs Farm
Date: 2020-06-13
  • Posted by mbouman (St. Peters, Missouri - Zone 6a) on Feb 20, 2012 5:47 PM concerning plant:
    I'll never forget Bob Carr's extreme disappointment when he saw the flower he had named for his wife on the cover of the Daylily Journal with the name spelled SHERRY LANE CARTER. I think he told me that AHS refused to refund what he'd paid to have the cover picture.
Plant Events from our members
Seedfork On April 4, 2018 Miscellaneous Event
First scape on this plant this year.
Seedfork On April 17, 2017 Bloomed
First blooms on this plant for the season.
Seedfork On March 21, 2017 Miscellaneous Event
First scape on the plant for the season
Seedfork On April 20, 2016 Miscellaneous Event
Observed small scape on this plant
Seedfork On March 28, 2016 Obtained plant
Obtained plant from Ballard Daylily Garden
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