Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Highland Spider') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Toll
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1993
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 25 inches
Bloom size: 9 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Form: Spider
Color description: orange blend with large lime 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
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Highland Pinched Fingers x Carrick Wildon
Child plants: 7 child plants

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