Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Ethel Shepherd') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Barth
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1979
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Nocturnal
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: melon with lavender midribs and melon throat

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: (Decatur Dandy x Chicago Mist) x Ruffled Apricot
Child plants: 4 child plants

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A Reliable Repeat Blooming Tetraploid for the Northern Daylily Grower by mainer35 Jan 26, 2015 8:18 AM 4

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