Daylily (Hemerocallis 'King of Kings') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: MacMillan
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1968
Ploidy: Diploid
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
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
Collecting dl seeds, what is your process? by bluegrassmom Aug 8, 2020 7:06 PM 9
July 2020 blooms by Jillz Aug 7, 2020 9:45 PM 602
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Summer 2020 by Char Aug 8, 2020 10:50 PM 726
June 2020 seedlings by SunriseSide Jul 2, 2020 9:18 AM 293
May 2020 Blooms by Betja Jun 3, 2020 10:35 PM 384
May 2020 Seedlings by spunky1 Jun 22, 2020 11:56 AM 217
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2020 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 20, 2020 4:38 AM 1,765
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Spring 2020 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 20, 2020 4:19 AM 1,673
Complete Selfs by MrKGDickie Mar 7, 2020 4:27 PM 58
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2019/2020 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2020 4:11 AM 1,090
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2019 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2019 4:59 AM 1,032
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Fall 2019 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2019 5:14 AM 1,315
September 2019 Daylily Blooms by Charlemagne Mar 25, 2020 10:30 AM 443
August Seedlings by kousa Sep 1, 2019 12:47 PM 207
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Summer 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 23, 2019 4:10 AM 1,706
May 2019 blooms by Diggerofdirt Jun 1, 2019 10:15 PM 372
Registered the Daylily in My Avatar Photo! by shive1 Apr 13, 2019 12:05 PM 28
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Spring 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2019 4:14 AM 1,431
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2018/2019 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2019 4:26 AM 1,242
On The Fence by spunky1 Oct 2, 2018 6:43 PM 23

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