Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Giant King') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Eubanks
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1978
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 9.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Edged
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: light melon gold overlaid bronze with darker edges and green 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

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
June 2020 seedlings by SunriseSide Jul 2, 2020 9:18 AM 293
May 2020 Blooms by Betja Jun 3, 2020 10:35 PM 384
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Spring 2020 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 20, 2020 4:19 AM 1,673
First Plants of the Season Arrived by Pat236 Jun 30, 2020 6:49 AM 227
No Seedlings Good Enough for Registration? by kousa Feb 4, 2020 8:31 PM 63
Parentage Chat - Seedling, Unknown or Registered by JamesT Feb 14, 2020 11:48 AM 146
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2019/2020 (Closed) by Char Mar 20, 2020 4:23 AM 1,082
Floyd Cove nurseries 2020 intros by Nhra_20 Jun 13, 2020 7:22 PM 111
What Crosses Are You Planning for Next Summer? by kousa Dec 3, 2019 8:59 AM 36
October 2019 blooms by profesora Apr 12, 2020 1:06 PM 257
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
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2018/2019 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2019 4:26 AM 1,242
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2018 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2018 6:03 AM 850
New for 2019 bloom season, what's on your list? by floota Aug 24, 2019 7:58 AM 1,085
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2018 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2018 4:04 AM 1,088
Karol Emmerich’s Springwood Gardens by LarryR Jun 13, 2018 11:34 PM 37
August 2017 Blooms by kousa Sep 1, 2017 5:19 PM 325
Question: Companion Plants? by beckygardener Jan 20, 2018 7:50 AM 29

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