Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Handsome Ross Carter') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Spalding-W.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1993
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 14 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: orange with orange red eyezone above green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2005

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Child plants: 7 child plants

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Location: My garden in Warrenville, SCDate: 2019-06-12
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: Jul 27, 2011 3:32 PM
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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2013-07-17
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Plant Events from our members
Seedfork On April 27, 2018 Bloomed
First bloom ever on this plant in my garden.
Seedfork On April 10, 2018 Miscellaneous Event
First scape on this plant ever in my garden.
Seedfork On September 8, 2017 Obtained plant
Received the plant from Stilldew in box of 10: 1 fan. Was mixed in with 2 fans of 'Planet Claire'.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2020 Bloom Season What is on your List? by DaylilyDazzled Jul 8, 2020 5:37 PM 1,007
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
May 2019 blooms by Diggerofdirt Jun 1, 2019 10:15 PM 372
14th Daylily of the Day Poll (CLOSED) by beckygardener Mar 24, 2019 4:07 PM 17
Want to find Daylilies for Spring 2019 by IAgrl Oct 21, 2019 8:55 PM 151
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
May 2018 Blooms by beckygardener Jun 5, 2018 11:10 PM 380
April 2018 Blooms by Seedfork May 12, 2018 6:17 AM 153
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
What Did You Do In Your Daylily Garden Today? by bloominholes2fill Jul 8, 2020 9:04 PM 5,128
Hard To Do... But Out They Went by blue23rose Apr 29, 2017 7:11 PM 60
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758
daylilies...it is an addiction! by lottabeds13 Dec 10, 2015 9:58 PM 131
Wish List... if you could choose 3-5 new ones, what would you add? by bluegrassmom Oct 22, 2015 4:40 AM 160
Daylily Alphabet .... Show us Your "H's" by Hemlady Feb 23, 2020 9:32 PM 106
How do you choose your daylilies? by Seedfork Feb 21, 2015 2:40 PM 100
July 2014 Blooms by Hemlady Aug 2, 2014 4:58 PM 589
Brightest Colored Daylilies by Seedfork Jan 17, 2017 6:17 PM 195
What are your gardening resolutions this year? by Seedsower Jun 14, 2014 6:48 PM 105

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