Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Erie Express') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Bennett-R.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1981
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 5 inches
Bloom time: Early
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: red self with green yellow 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: (Commandment x Bonny Hour) x Douglas Dale
Child plants: 5 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Parentage Chat - Seedling, Unknown or Registered by JamesT Feb 14, 2020 11:48 AM 146
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
How Many Here Buy Daylily Seeds on the LA and Grow Them? by kousa Feb 21, 2019 8:27 AM 160
At Least Two of Larry Grace's 2017 Intros Renamed by Betja Mar 26, 2020 9:20 AM 39
Sudden frigid cold makes me worry by Maxmom98 Feb 13, 2018 8:18 AM 12
Cristated or "bearded" Daylily in cooler climates for hybridizing- I'm in 5A WI by Cpschult Mar 17, 2019 12:25 PM 86
What are you ordering for 2018? by Betja Sep 4, 2018 9:02 AM 1,021
What Did You Do In Your Daylily Garden Today? by bloominholes2fill Jul 3, 2020 7:23 PM 5,102
unknown x unknown, sdlg x sdlg, and even (sdlg x sdlg) x (sdlg x sdlg) by josieskid Mar 6, 2017 6:29 PM 101
Need to vent....Daylily thief! by Lilydaydreamer Sep 3, 2016 7:14 PM 78
Does Anyone Have or Know of Diploids That Rebloom? by kousa Feb 6, 2016 9:23 PM 24
May Seedling Blooms by jon Jun 1, 2015 8:22 AM 181
August 2014 Blooms by ARoseblush Aug 31, 2014 5:05 PM 181
Oddities by cats1 Aug 12, 2014 1:30 PM 76
Patterns by bluegrassmom Feb 13, 2013 6:43 PM 114
Encouraging Increase in Daylilies by Natalie Mar 18, 2020 3:39 PM 63
LA Sellers by philljm Mar 21, 2020 6:36 PM 1,883
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