Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Hero') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Millikan-B.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1986
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 22 inches
Bloom size: 5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: gold self with 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: Native Born x Moonlit Bower

Photo Courtesy of Earlybird Daylilies. Used with Permission.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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June 2020 Blooms by Avedon Jul 4, 2020 6:51 PM 566
May 2020 Blooms by Betja Jun 3, 2020 10:35 PM 384
2020 Daylily bloom reruns by GaNinFl Jun 21, 2020 8:16 PM 24
Three is not a crowd! by frankrichards16 Jul 7, 2020 9:51 AM 109
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2020 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 20, 2020 4:38 AM 1,765
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Spring 2020 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 20, 2020 4:19 AM 1,673
Better Daylily Photo Ideas by MrKGDickie Apr 2, 2020 11:17 AM 59
Parentage Chat - Seedling, Unknown or Registered by JamesT Feb 14, 2020 11:48 AM 146
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2019/2020 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2020 4:11 AM 1,090
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2019/2020 (Closed) by Char Mar 20, 2020 4:23 AM 1,082
Did not expect these when i looked at Smokey Gardens. May have to buy some... by goedric Dec 3, 2019 9:50 PM 16
What Happens on the LA... by josieskid Feb 28, 2020 9:53 AM 881
Observations of Dormancy by admmad Nov 7, 2019 1:39 PM 27
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Fall 2019 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2019 5:14 AM 1,315
2020 Bloom Season What is on your List? by DaylilyDazzled Jul 7, 2020 9:00 AM 1,005
August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
Reds by Flowersgalore Jul 5, 2019 3:43 PM 13
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Summer 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 23, 2019 4:10 AM 1,706
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 23, 2019 4:22 AM 1,216

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