Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Howard Smith') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Murdock
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1996
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 18 inches
Bloom size: 4 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: pink with rose eyezone and yellow to green throat

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
Parentage: Joan Senior x Siloam Virginia Henson

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
July 2018 Seedlings by kousa Aug 4, 2018 4:01 PM 350
August 2017 Blooms by kousa Sep 1, 2017 5:19 PM 325
LA Sellers by philljm Mar 21, 2020 6:36 PM 1,883

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