Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Shaka Zulu') in the Daylilies Database

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AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Moldovan
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1992
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 28 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rebloom
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Watermark
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: dark grape purple with white edging and pale watermark above lemon cream to green throat
AHS Awards: 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 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Court Magician x Mephistopheles
Child plants: 40 child plants

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Location: University City, Missouri, zone 6Date: 2005-06-28
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Location:  Bronx NYDate: 2018-07-05Full shade. Very rainy year!
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Location: southern KYDate: 2018-07-03
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Date: 2011-06-20Photo Courtesy of Mr. Fancy Plants Daylily Nursery Used with Perm
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2007-07-02
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2011-06-19
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2011-06-17
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2008-06-15
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Plant Events from our members
Pat236 On May 30, 2018 Miscellaneous Event
Planted in the pot with Enchanted Esmeralda. There Is only one plant left in the pot....not sure which one made it.
Pat236 On July 10, 2017 Miscellaneous Event
Obtained as a bonus plant from Electric Daylily Garden.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Who am I? by ShakespearesGarden Nov 4, 2017 7:52 PM 6
8th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Aug 13, 2017 6:08 AM 11
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
July 2014 Blooms by Hemlady Aug 2, 2014 4:58 PM 589
July Blooms 2013 by Hemlady Aug 2, 2013 1:11 PM 678

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