Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Stevens-D.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1978
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 28 inches
Bloom size: 6.25 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: black red orange with dark red eyezone and yellow throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 1984

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: (Bengaleer x Allegiance) x (Paprika Velvet x Allegiance)
Child plants: 22 child plants

Common names
  • Daylily

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Location: Red Oak, Texas, USA
Date: 2022-06-04
Daylily blooms (Hemerocallis 'Holiday Delight')
Location: Red Oak, Texas, USA
Date: 2022-06-04
Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Holiday Delight')
Location: springfield MO
Date: 2017-06-25
Location: Stoneham MA
Date: July 16, 2022
Location: Stoneham MA
Date: 2015-07-19
Ruffled Apricot and Holiday Delight with Endless Summer Hydrangea
Location: Stoneham MA
Date: July 20, 2021
Location: Stoneham MA
Date: 2023-07-31
Holiday Delight
Location: In my garden. Poland.
Date: 2016-07-22
Location: Stoneham MA
Date: August 2, 2022
Location: SE Michigan
Date: 2015-07-25
Location: Lower Saxony, Germany
Date: 2022-07-07
Location: springfield MO
Date: 2019-07-14
Location: my garden
Location: my garden, Germany
Date: 2014-07-10

Photo courtesy of Karen Newman, Delano Daylilies

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Date: 2015-07-25

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Date: 2006-07-18
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Date: 2014-07-09

Date: 2010-03-27
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Date: 2006-07-03
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