Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Extra Special') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Hardy
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1972
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 18 inches
Bloom size: 5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: light purple with light eyezone and gold throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 1975
JC: 1971

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
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Emperors Robe x Purple Pigment

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Daylilys stunted..Buds should be on stems 34 to 36 -38 inches tall! by Sheridragonfly May 16, 2020 11:38 AM 11
Starting the farm... by TheChateau Apr 29, 2020 11:38 AM 8
My Lily Auction seller has passed away... by mystlw May 14, 2020 2:00 PM 20
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2020 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 20, 2020 4:38 AM 1,765
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Spring 2020 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 20, 2020 4:19 AM 1,673
First Plants of the Season Arrived by Pat236 Jun 30, 2020 6:49 AM 227
OK, I know I am ungrateful wretch but... by goedric Feb 16, 2020 11:19 AM 93
There may never be enough BUT, Serious Hybridizers, how much space is needed? by goedric Nov 27, 2019 6:52 PM 32
What Happens on the LA... by josieskid Feb 28, 2020 9:53 AM 881
How Important Is High Bud Count to You? by kousa Jan 27, 2020 9:10 PM 51
Frank "Bud" Bennett intros by Bedmaker Oct 15, 2019 9:37 PM 17
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Fall 2019 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2019 5:14 AM 1,315
The Keeper Bed by josieskid Jun 19, 2020 11:33 PM 57
2020 Bloom Season What is on your List? by DaylilyDazzled Jun 5, 2020 8:18 AM 1,002
August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
July 2019 Seedlings by flowerpower35 Aug 3, 2019 2:03 PM 477
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
How good are you at expanding your bloom season? by lovegrillin Feb 27, 2020 3:24 PM 40
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2018 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2018 6:03 AM 850
Plants that produce a repeated series of scapes by Seedfork Jul 27, 2018 1:16 PM 33

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