Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Shades of Darkness') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Benz
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1992
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 28 inches
Bloom size: 5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Nocturnal
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: black red self with strong green throat

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Serena Dancer x Matt
Child plants: 7 child plants

Photo by Gail Morgan of BX Creek Daylilies. Used with permission.

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Location: BX Creek Daylilies, Vernon, BC.Photo by Gail Morgan of BX Creek Daylilies. Used with permission.
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Date: 2012-03-15Photo Courtesy of Walnut Hill Gardens Used With Permission. Unaut
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Photo Courtesy of Alcovy Daylily Farm. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Cheryl's Daylilies. Used with Permission
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