Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Fond Hope') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Simpson-D.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1981
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 27 inches
Bloom size: 5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: peach with faint pink blush at center and green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 1986
JC: 1983

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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Hope Diamond x Elizabeth Yancey
Child plants: 8 child plants

Photo Courtesy of Grace Gardens. Used with permission.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
April 2020 Seedlings by spunky1 May 2, 2020 1:23 PM 131
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 23, 2019 4:22 AM 1,216
May 2019 blooms by Diggerofdirt Jun 1, 2019 10:15 PM 372
June 2018 Seedlings by GaNinFl Jul 1, 2018 5:10 PM 207
Daylily hybridizers: Show us your top 5 seedlings from last year by LarryR Feb 22, 2017 7:25 PM 145
What is your most fragrant daylily? by cybersix Jul 27, 2016 7:27 PM 37
What crosses are you doing by ediblelandscapingsc Jul 12, 2016 8:20 PM 65
October 2015 Blooms by Betja Nov 7, 2015 10:32 PM 125
April Seedling Blooms by beckygardener May 2, 2015 5:33 AM 190
Does anyone grow un-named daylilies? by beckygardener Apr 27, 2016 1:57 PM 120
Floyd Cove 2013 intros by farmerbell Aug 3, 2013 4:31 PM 251
Toothy, Fringed & Tentacled Daylilies by Betja Jul 4, 2018 8:14 AM 54
Back Yard Hybridizers Seedlings Thread #3 by spunky1 Jun 6, 2011 3:53 PM 98

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