Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Irish Elf') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Hudson
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1978
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 14 inches
Bloom size: 2.25 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: lemon yellow self with lime throat

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: Fairy Lantern x sdlg
Child plants: 3 child plants

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Location: My garden, North Central IdahoDate: 7-19-2015I love the diamond dusting!
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Location: Lowndesboro ALDate: 2014-04-24
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Location: My garden, North Central IdahoDate: 7-19-2015
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Posted by Natalie (North Central Idaho - Zone 7a) on Jul 17, 2015 11:21 PM

The most adorable little yellow blooms that I've ever seen! Even though the scapes seem somewhat tall, compared to the size of the bloom, it looks perfect!

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Plant Events from our members
flaflwrgrl On April 2, 2015 Maintenance performed
Weeded, alfalfa pellets, mulched, corn gluten pre-emergent.
flaflwrgrl On July 13, 2014 Maintenance performed
Fed alfalfa.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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May 2020 Blooms by Betja Jun 3, 2020 10:35 PM 384
First Plants of the Season Arrived by Pat236 Aug 21, 2020 6:51 AM 237
Complete Selfs by MrKGDickie Mar 7, 2020 4:27 PM 58
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June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
Daylily Clump photos by Seedfork Sep 21, 2017 8:09 PM 354
Northern Daylily Fans: Which evergreens do well for you? by LarryR Mar 21, 2018 4:07 PM 63
Tiny minis by Kabby Feb 4, 2018 4:43 PM 165
Daylilies WANTED by ATP/NGA Members by beckygardener Jul 24, 2016 2:55 PM 143
So if you're not rich, can you really compete in the daylily world? by Xenacrockett Feb 28, 2016 3:58 PM 35
What are you adding for 2016? by JWWC Oct 19, 2016 8:42 PM 676
Are there other DLs like Stella de Oro? by cybersix Oct 29, 2015 7:18 AM 33
What new Daylily cultivars did you add this year. by kssmith Aug 20, 2015 8:31 AM 72
Last shipment for the season, I hope! by profesora Aug 1, 2015 3:10 PM 7
July, 2015 seedlings by GDJCB Jul 17, 2016 6:41 AM 352
Daylily Alphabet .... Show Us Your "I's" by Hemlady Mar 5, 2020 6:11 PM 56
July 2014 Blooms by Hemlady Aug 2, 2014 4:58 PM 589
WANTED! Micro miniature daylilies by Sandman May 30, 2014 1:44 PM 7
May 2014 Blooms by Betja Jul 12, 2015 3:40 PM 353
Whadd'ya recommend? by JulieB Jan 6, 2014 7:46 PM 62

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