Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Building the Colossus') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Hanson-C.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2011
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 46 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Branching: 5-way
Bloom Traits: Watermark
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: cranberry wine with bold rose pink watermark

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: Up on the Roof x Message of Love
Child plants: 4 child plants

Image

Photo gallery:
Location: VermontDate: 2018-08-02
By Char
Give a thumbs up
Date: 7/26/16
By Ahead
Give a thumbs up
Image
By Ahead
Give a thumbs up
Location: Northern GermanyDate: 2016-07-23
By Caruso
Give a thumbs up

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
Robust Daylily Plants/Tall Foliage is what I'm after! by VHarmon May 11, 2017 6:13 PM 17

« Add a new plant to the database

» Search the Daylilies Database: by characteristics or by cultivar name

« See the general plant entry for Daylilies (Hemerocallis)

« Visit the Daylilies forum

» Read our note about daylily rust scores

« The Daylilies Database Front Page

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by ge1836 and is called "Blanket Flower Amber Wheels"