Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Thistles and Thorns') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Emmerich
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2011
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 26-30
Branching: 5-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Edged
Toothed or Fringed Edge
Watermark
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: violet purple, lavender watermark and edge plus white shark's teeth above a yellow to green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2015

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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: ((Lifting Me Higher x Fortune's Dearest) x (Forbidden Desires x Tet. Lavender Blue Baby)) x (Filled to Overflowing x Heartbeat of Heaven)
Child plants: 8 child plants

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Location: Ed Burton, NE WisconsinDate: 2016-08-10
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Location: Ed Burton, NE WisconsinDate: 4000-08-09
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Location: Ed Burton, NE WisconsinDate: 2016-08-10
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Location: Ed Burton, NE WisconsinDate: 2018-07-22OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA
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Location: Iowa
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Location: Elohim Daylily Gardens, Jackson TNDate: 2014-06-02
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Photo courtesy of Karol Emmerich of Springwood Gardens
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Photo courtesy of Karol Emmerich of Springwood Gardens
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Location: Cantonment, FLDate: 2012-05-30
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Location: Ed Burton, NE WisconsinDate: 2016-08-10
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Location: Singing Oakes Garden, Blythewood, SCDate: 2016-07-23
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Location: VermontDate: 2020-07-24
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Location: Singing Oakes Garden, Blythewood, SCDate: 2019-06-04Late Day Image
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Thistles and Thorns by neeneekins Oct 22, 2019 12:01 PM 2
September Blooms by Diggerofdirt Oct 4, 2020 8:26 AM 280
August seedlings by Diggerofdirt Sep 20, 2020 5:24 PM 122
July seedlings by profesora Sep 20, 2020 9:03 AM 372
Heavenly New Frontier Kids by kousa Dec 3, 2019 9:38 PM 34
September 2019 Daylily Blooms by Charlemagne Mar 25, 2020 10:30 AM 443
July 2019 Seedlings by flowerpower35 Aug 3, 2019 2:03 PM 477
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
How Many Here Buy Daylily Seeds on the LA and Grow Them? by kousa Nov 22, 2020 4:31 PM 180
July 2018 Seedlings by kousa Aug 4, 2018 4:01 PM 350
What Were Your Top Ten Daylilies for 2017? by Char Jan 6, 2018 8:27 PM 59
Please share photos of your sibling seedlings by scflowers Apr 14, 2019 1:16 AM 145
What are you ordering for 2018? by Betja Sep 4, 2018 9:02 AM 1,021
Toothy varieties for Midwest by Nhra_20 Jun 8, 2017 2:48 PM 8
seeds from the LA by Mayo62 Nov 1, 2016 8:13 AM 179
July blooms 2016 by Barbalee Aug 6, 2016 7:37 AM 902
What new Daylily cultivars did you add this year. by kssmith Aug 20, 2015 8:31 AM 72
Daylily Photo Gallery.. your best shots by bluegrassmom Sep 1, 2015 7:25 PM 130
Back trying to make a few crosses by Weedyseedy Jul 30, 2015 6:44 AM 11
Do you have instant rebloom Daylilies? by GDJCB Jul 23, 2015 5:20 AM 39
Daylily Alphabet...Show Us Your "T's" by Hemlady Mar 5, 2020 9:34 PM 77

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