Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Selma Longlegs') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Herrington-H.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1988
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 34 inches
Bloom size: 9 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Form: Unusual Form
Color description: light tangerine brushed cinnamon spider with orange throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2006

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
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Mico x Lake Norman Spider
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Date: 2003-07-23Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Location: north central TexasDate: 2014-06-19Very nice.  It managed whatever weather it was given very well.
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: 2011-08-24
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: 2010-08-07
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Location: Northern GermanyDate: 2016-06-25
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Comments:
Posted by Joy (Kalama, Wa. - Zone 8b) on Dec 3, 2011 7:21 AM

Part of its charm is that no two blooms are exactly alike, and they frequently are asymmetrical.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Best Apricots and peaches by UncleWill Jan 19, 2019 8:42 AM 49
June 2018 Seedlings by GaNinFl Jul 1, 2018 5:10 PM 207
Are there any clear oranges out there? by Polymerous Jun 21, 2018 12:33 AM 51
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645
June 2017 seedlings by gardenglory Jul 5, 2017 8:51 AM 319
May 2017 Seedling Blooms by spunky1 Jun 2, 2017 6:28 AM 266
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758
Seedlings for June 2016 by spunky1 Jul 2, 2016 9:35 AM 394
Seedlings for May 2016 by spunky1 Jun 3, 2016 9:05 PM 236
Favorite daylily you've experienced by JLCam Jun 11, 2016 2:51 PM 33
So unexpected...first scape of the year! by Seedfork May 11, 2016 7:09 AM 213
June 2015 Blooms by kidfishing Jul 2, 2015 3:39 PM 635
May 2015 Blooms by Seedfork Jun 7, 2015 12:00 PM 333
Daylily Alphabet...Show Us Your "S's" by Hemlady Feb 15, 2016 10:18 PM 92
dormant, evergreen and semi-evergreen by needrain Sep 3, 2016 9:33 PM 36

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