Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Forever Red') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Kirchhoff-D.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1993
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 25 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rebloom
Rust Resistance: Shows Resistance
Rust Resistance Decimal Score: 1.0
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: velvet cherry red self with green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 1999
JC: 1994

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
Parentage: Vintage Bordeaux x Autumn Valentine
Child plants: 35 child plants

FOREVER RED

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Location: Starkey,NYDate: 2011-07-10FOREVER RED
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Photo courtesy of Karen Newman, Delano Daylilies
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2008-06-20
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Location: At Maryott's Daylily garden
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Location: At Maryott's Daylily garden
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Location: Waynesboro MSDate: 2006-05-26
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Photo Courtesy of Homestead Farms Nursery. Used with Permission.
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2008-06-20
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Date: 2011-10-17Photo Courtesy of Walnut Hill Gardens Used With Permission. Unaut
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Courtesy of Quarles Daylilies Used with Permission
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Courtesy of Shaw's Sunshine Gardens
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Summer 2020 by Char Jul 3, 2020 11:11 PM 224
June 2020 Blooms by Avedon Jul 3, 2020 7:26 PM 559
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2020 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 20, 2020 4:38 AM 1,765
EveryDaylily® Series of daylilies by admmad Jun 22, 2020 8:08 AM 54
Parentage Chat - Seedling, Unknown or Registered by JamesT Feb 14, 2020 11:48 AM 146
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2019 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2019 4:59 AM 1,032
Need HELP...How to compost discarded daylilies by petruske Jul 21, 2019 8:01 PM 56
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Summer 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 23, 2019 4:10 AM 1,706
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
June 2019 Seedlings by beckygardener Jul 2, 2019 4:45 AM 440
Clump Shots 2019 by Seedfork Feb 17, 2020 9:52 AM 578
How good are you at expanding your bloom season? by lovegrillin Feb 27, 2020 3:24 PM 40
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2019 4:24 AM 1,145
14th Daylily of the Day Poll (CLOSED) by beckygardener Mar 24, 2019 4:07 PM 17
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2018/2019 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2019 4:26 AM 1,242
Best Book For Growing Daylilies-Beginners by Feisty1 Oct 30, 2018 11:47 AM 34
How Many Here Buy Daylily Seeds on the LA and Grow Them? by kousa Feb 21, 2019 8:27 AM 160
Hurricane Florence by beckygardener Oct 4, 2018 3:31 AM 39
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
Daylily Clump Shots 2018 by Hazelcrestmikeb Oct 4, 2018 1:36 PM 198

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