Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Fusion') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Whatley
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1994
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 27 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: pink melon blend 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 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: Rosa Grande x Tet. Chubby Lad
Child plants: 7 child plants

FUSION with a glowing melon look.  Michael Bouman photo

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Photo gallery:
Location: The Green Center, University City, MissouriFUSION with a glowing melon look.  Michael Bouman photo
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Photo courtesy of MaryAnn Pruden of Lily House
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Courtesy of Shaw's Sunshine Gardens
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Photo Courtesy of Lilywood Farms. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Hillside Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Comments:
Posted by mbouman (St. Peters, Missouri - Zone 6a) on Feb 14, 2012 1:03 PM

Oscie recommended FUSION highly for its ability to open well on cool mornings. It became one of his favorite parents after 2000. The color of FUSION is variable, sometimes looking near-white, sometimes a glowing melon pink.

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