Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Fancy Face') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Carpenter-J.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1994
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 22 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: cream gold with dark mahogany eyezone above green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 1999

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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Child plants: 21 child plants

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The 2014 All Things Plants Top 25 DayliliesThe 2014 All Things Plants Top 25 Daylilies
By dave on April 5, 2014

It's Daylilies Week, and we're opening the special event with a special report on the most popular daylilies, as judged by our members. How do we compile this list, and which cultivars got the award? Read on to find out!

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'Fancy Face' was a featured
Plant of the Day for October 18, 2016.

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Posted by kidfishing (Jones, OK - Zone 7a) on May 24, 2015 12:14 PM

Fancy Face has perfect blooms every time, and it is also a good increaser.
This is one of my favorite daylilies.
Overall, a great daylily.

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Posted by Newyorkrita (North Shore, Long Island, NY ) on Sep 7, 2013 8:24 PM

I have had Fancy Face for years. It is a very nice bloomer and a striking flower. A row of Fancy Face grew along my driveway side garden for years.

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Posted by pirl (Southold, Long Island, NY - Zone 7a) on Dec 12, 2013 2:41 PM

Fancy Face was one of the biggest disappointments I've had with buying daylilies. The colors on mine hardly resemble the photo of cream and blue but it's a horrid gold and orangey brown instead.

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Plant Events from our members
flaflwrgrl On April 28, 2015 Bloomed
FFO
flaflwrgrl On April 12, 2015 Miscellaneous Event
Scape!
flaflwrgrl On August 21, 2014 Obtained plant
From Claudia.
amberjewel On June 6, 2016 Bloomed
Color has been vibrant and beautiful from the first bloom!
amberjewel On May 12, 2016 Miscellaneous Event
First scapes observed.
amberjewel On June 2, 2015 Obtained plant
Obtained small clump from Lake Country Gardens. Produced blooms last year.
ShakespearesGarden On March 5, 2017 Plant emerged
A total of five fans up in two small clumps from a planting of five single fans fall 2016.
SNJDebbie24 On September 9, 2019 Obtained plant
Move was a success. Beautiful flowers the last two years after moving to a sunnier location.
SNJDebbie24 On October 2, 2017 Transplanted
Moved to sunnier location. Didn't like shadow from fence. No flowers since planting.
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