PlantsDaylilies→Daylily (Hemerocallis 'King of Kings')

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: MacMillan
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1968
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 15 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Halo
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: lemon yellow with deep purple red halo
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 1978
Honorable Mention: 1973

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Diploid
Parentage: Heavenly Haviland x Twenty Third Psalm
Child plants: 17 child plants

Photo Courtesy of Sugar Bay Daylilies. Used With Permission.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
July 2021 Daylily Blooms by Nightlily Sep 4, 2021 10:35 AM 850
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Summer 2021(CLOSED) by Char Sep 22, 2021 4:19 AM 1,213
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2021 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 22, 2021 4:00 AM 1,210
Identifying daylily by Tennessee7 Jun 12, 2021 1:07 PM 5
June 2021 Daylily Seedlings by spunky1 Aug 22, 2021 6:35 AM 341
June 2021 Daylily Blooms by spunky1 Sep 12, 2021 7:55 AM 1,054
2021 Clumps, Mini Clumps and Multiples by SunriseSide Sep 22, 2021 9:18 PM 239
May 2021 daylily blooms by spunky1 Jun 10, 2021 12:43 AM 477
Washed Eyes and Watermarks by shive1 Apr 4, 2021 5:40 PM 39
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2021(CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2021 5:07 AM 1,662
How would you change daylilies? What direction would you take them? by plasko20 Jun 27, 2021 4:01 PM 82
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2020/2021 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2021 5:27 AM 1,165
"Want List" Daylilies for Spring 2021 by janwax Jul 4, 2021 11:35 AM 202
Discussion of Dayliy Color, Terms & Definitions by Seedfork Mar 23, 2021 1:35 PM 76
2021 Bloom Season - What's on your list? by Legalily Jun 21, 2021 12:15 AM 495
Hi, I'm new by janwax Dec 1, 2020 7:20 PM 75
Collecting dl seeds, what is your process? by bluegrassmom Aug 23, 2021 6:39 AM 26
Daylily you would buy for the name by djinnevada Jun 18, 2021 10:30 AM 76
July 2020 blooms by Jillz Sep 13, 2020 1:49 PM 603
June 2020 seedlings by SunriseSide Jul 2, 2020 9:18 AM 293

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