Daylily (Hemerocallis 'First Knight') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Salter
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1995
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 28 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Edged
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: cream yellow with gold edge and green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2000

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: Kathleen Salter x Ida's Magic
Child plants: 44 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
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August, 2015 Blooms by ARoseblush Aug 30, 2015 8:44 PM 404
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