Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Hunter's Torch') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Kirchhoff-D.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1988
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 31 inches
Bloom size: 6.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Edged
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: cardinal red edged gold with green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 1993
JC: 1989

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: Sultans Ruby x Vintage Bordeaux
Child plants: 8 child plants

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