Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Hortensia') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Branch
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1964
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 34 inches
Bloom size: 5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: yellow self with green throat
AHS Awards: Stout Silver Medal: 1972
Award of Merit: 1969
Honorable Mention: 1966
JC: 1963

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
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Child plants: 79 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Seed Size and Ploidy by DogsNDaylilies Oct 2, 2015 12:17 PM 16
AHS Naming Rules by blue23rose Jan 18, 2015 2:38 PM 29
Another seedling found in Eden after the fall--among the thorns and the thistle by Weedyseedy Aug 24, 2014 6:00 AM 5
Seedling question by dspack Jul 9, 2014 8:58 PM 16

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