Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Forty Second Street') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Kirchhoff-D.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1991
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 24 inches
Bloom size: 5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rebloom
Rust Resistance: Shows Susceptibility
Rust Resistance Decimal Score: 2.5
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Double
Color description: pastel pink with bright rose eyezone above yellow to green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 1999
Honorable Mention: 1996
JC: 1992
IM: 1998

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: 8 child plants

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'Forty Second Street' was a featured
Plant of the Day for September 19, 2016.

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Location: In my zone Date: April, 2011
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Location: In my garden. Poland.
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Location: Sun Pittsford NYDate: 2010-07-13
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Location: In my zone 8 gardenDate: 2016-06-28
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Location: In my zone 8 gardenDate: June 3rd, 2014
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Location: In my garden. Poland.
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Date: 2003-07-27Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Location: VirginiaDate: 2012-07-12First Bloom
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Location: Macleay Island, Queensland, AustraliaDate: 2016-01-17
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Location: In my garden. Poland.
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2011-08-071st year bloom
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2011-08-14
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Location: Home garden VADate: Summer 2008
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Location: Macleay Island, Queensland, AustraliaThis is it pretending to be a single.
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Location: In my garden. Poland.
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Comments:
Posted by SunnyBorders (Aurora, Ontario - Zone 5b) on Apr 16, 2013 6:23 PM

My favourite daylily.
As good as its name.

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Fourth Daylily of the Day Poll ..... by beckygardener Aug 1, 2016 9:09 AM 60
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