Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Free Spirit') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Kirk
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1973
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 22 inches
Bloom size: 4.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: pale yellow 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 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: Ice Carnival x Silver King
Child plants: one child plant

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Location: IowaDate: summer 2016
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Photo Courtesy of Nottawasaga Daylilies. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Floral and Hardy Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Harbour Breezes Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Location: Chatham-Kent, Ontario   5bDate: 2013-07-22
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Spring 2020 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 20, 2020 4:19 AM 1,673
Show us your Bitones and Bicolored Daylilies! by blue23rose Jul 14, 2020 8:08 AM 127
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2019/2020 (Closed) by Char Mar 20, 2020 4:23 AM 1,082
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
How Could This Have Happened??!! by Legalily Apr 20, 2019 5:56 PM 318
Please share photos of your sibling seedlings by scflowers Apr 14, 2019 1:16 AM 145
What are you ordering for 2018? by Betja Sep 4, 2018 9:02 AM 1,021
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2017 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2017 5:45 AM 1,098
Karol Emmerich’s Springwood Gardens by LarryR Jun 13, 2018 11:34 PM 37
What Did You Do In Your Daylily Garden Today? by bloominholes2fill Jul 14, 2020 9:58 AM 5,149
May 2017 Blooms by Seedfork Jun 6, 2017 9:05 PM 458
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2017 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2017 1:29 PM 1,015
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2016 - 2017 (closed) by Char Mar 20, 2017 5:05 AM 1,012
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
5th Daylily of the Day POLL (Closed) by beckygardener Nov 12, 2016 6:34 PM 31
The Southern Hemisphere bursts into bloom. by Gleni Aug 25, 2017 8:03 PM 1,026
Pictures of Your Favorite Combo Plants for Daylilies? by Legalily Feb 10, 2017 4:27 AM 40
August Blooms 2016 by mantisOH Sep 1, 2016 11:03 PM 303
Which daylilies are your best clump performers? by Cynthia59P Sep 16, 2016 6:42 PM 161

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