Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Heartbeat of America') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Hite
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1988
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 31 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: red self with gold throat

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Firepower x Ruby Tiara

late morning, 70s

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Date: 2005-07-06Posted with permission and photographed by Kathy Rinke http://www
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
Cristated or "bearded" Daylily in cooler climates for hybridizing- I'm in 5A WI by Cpschult Mar 17, 2019 12:25 PM 86
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
What are you adding for 2016? by JWWC Oct 19, 2016 8:42 PM 676
Second Daylily of the Day cultivar poll by beckygardener Nov 1, 2015 5:43 AM 42
ATP Series: The Daylilies of Karol Emmerich by Char Aug 15, 2014 8:24 PM 31
Not a hybridizer? Daylilies for the rest of us by daylily Aug 19, 2013 7:11 AM 61
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