Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Home Fires Burning') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Calhoun
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1996
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 9.75 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Spider
Color description: red orange with dark red eyezone and yellow gold 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
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Open Hearth x Kindly Light
Child plants: one child plant

Flowers hang really nicely.

Photo gallery:
Location: homeDate: 2014-06-24Flowers hang really nicely.
By SheilaC
Give a thumbs up
Location: Oak Hills Daylilies, Athens, ILPhoto Courtesy of Bonnie Nichols, Oak Hill Daylilies. Used with
By chalyse
Give a thumbs up
Location: homeDate: 2014-06-05A one year old plant.
By SheilaC
Give a thumbs up
Location: homeDate: 2014-06-24Flowers hang so you can still see the size of the bloom.  Nice fo
By SheilaC
Give a thumbs up
Photo Courtesy of Crossview Gardens. Used with Permission.
By Joy
Give a thumbs up
Photo Courtesy of Daylilies by the Pond. Used with Permission.
By Joy
Give a thumbs up
Photo Courtesy of Daylilies by the Pond. Used with Permission.
By Joy
Give a thumbs up

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 23, 2019 4:22 AM 1,216
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2018 (Closed) by Char Sep 25, 2018 5:06 AM 1,115
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2017 (Closed) by Char Sep 23, 2017 5:18 AM 975
Daylily Garden Themes by mom2cjemma Feb 4, 2020 6:17 PM 69

« Add a new plant to the database

» Search the Daylilies Database: by characteristics or by cultivar name

« See the general plant entry for Daylilies (Hemerocallis)

« Visit the Daylilies forum

» Read our note about daylily rust scores

« The Daylilies Database Front Page

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by greenappleagnes and is called "Nigella Midnight"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.