Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Ferris Wheel') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Childs-F.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1959
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 40 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Spider
Color description: red self with gold throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 1963
JC: 1959

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: sdlg x Big Deal
Child plants: 11 child plants

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Location: Kalama, Wa
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: 2009-08-18
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Location: Kalama, Wa.Date: 2011-07-13
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Location: Kalama, Wa
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2011-07-09
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2009-08-18
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2008-07-11
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: Mid Summer
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   Photo Courtesy of Smokeys Daylily Gardens Used with Permission
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Comments:
Posted by Joy (Kalama, Wa. - Zone 8b) on Dec 3, 2011 9:25 PM

Produces a lot of flowers over a month or so period. Moderate increase.

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