Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Jen Melon') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Oakes
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1987
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 26 inches
Bloom size: 5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: melon cream self with chartreuse throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2018

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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Diploid
Child plants: 14 child plants

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'Jen Melon' was a featured
Plant of the Day for October 28, 2020.

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Location: My garden in Warrenville, SCDate: 2020-06-07
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Location: Kalama, Wa.Date: 2011-08-14
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Location: Robson BCDate: 2009-08-01  7:37 pm. At the end of a hot day, mid ribs and edges become fad
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: Mid Summer
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Photo Courtesy of Island Daylily Farm. Used with Permission.
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Photo courtesy of Karen Newman, Delano Daylilies
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Courtesy of Shaw's Sunshine Gardens
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Location: Robson BCDate: 2007-07-26  3:52 pm. In the shade, the more lemony tones come out.
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Location: Robson BCDate: 2008-08-01  5:31 pm.  In full sun, more golden tones are evident. A richly
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Date: 2017-07-11
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Location: all photos from my gardensDate: 2018-06-18
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Posted with permission and photographed by Jim Healey http://www.
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Photo Courtesy of Manatawny Creek Farm Used With Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Bluegrass Daylily Gardens. Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of May's Acres Daylilies. Used with Permission.
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Courtesy of Quarles Daylilies Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of A La Carte Daylilies. Used with Permission.
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Courtesy of Shaw's Sunshine Gardens
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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2014-07-03
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Location: Northern GermanyDate: 2017-07-05
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Comments:
Posted by Joy (Kalama, Wa. - Zone 8b) on Dec 3, 2011 5:25 AM

Melon cream self with chartreuse throat.
Increases good, hardy and healthy.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Daylily of the Day: Jen Melon by beckygardener Oct 28, 2020 12:14 AM 1
August 2020 Blooms by Charlemagne Sep 13, 2020 8:56 AM 392
Three is not a crowd! by frankrichards16 Sep 12, 2020 9:19 PM 239
15th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Jan 12, 2020 10:26 PM 21
2020 Bloom Season What is on your List? by DaylilyDazzled Oct 9, 2020 7:14 PM 1,084
August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
Clump Shots 2019 by Seedfork Feb 17, 2020 9:52 AM 578
Favorite daylily pics to help us thru winter by bluegrassmom Mar 5, 2020 8:32 PM 915
August 2017 Blooms by kousa Sep 1, 2017 5:19 PM 325
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
May 2017 Blooms by Seedfork Jun 6, 2017 9:05 PM 458
Daylily Clump photos by Seedfork Sep 21, 2017 8:09 PM 354
August Blooms 2016 by mantisOH Sep 1, 2016 11:03 PM 303
July blooms 2016 by Barbalee Aug 6, 2016 7:37 AM 902
Re-bloom Cultivars by beckygardener Oct 27, 2016 5:59 PM 595
Alphabet of Daylily Terms...Let's Talk About "Y" by Char Mar 7, 2015 12:35 PM 18
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August 2014 Blooms by ARoseblush Aug 31, 2014 5:05 PM 181
2013 Fall trades Aug 26 thru Sept 8 by JWWC Sep 10, 2013 4:56 PM 16

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