Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Empress Lily') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Kirchhoff-D.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1981
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 24 inches
Bloom size: 5 inches
Bloom time: Early
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rebloom
Bloom Traits: Halo
Bloom Form: Double
Color description: medium peach coral and pink with yellow peach halo and green throat

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: (sdlg x Keith Kennon) x (sdlg x Louise Mercer)

Photo courtesy of Briscos' Best Blooms. Used with permission.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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May 2020 Blooms by Betja Jun 3, 2020 10:35 PM 384
Clump Shots 2019 by Seedfork Feb 17, 2020 9:52 AM 578
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
August 2017 Blooms by kousa Sep 1, 2017 5:19 PM 325
May 2017 Blooms by Seedfork Jun 6, 2017 9:05 PM 458
6th Daylily of the Day Poll(Closed) by beckygardener Mar 8, 2017 1:40 PM 11
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758
Trimmer 2016's are out. by Ladylovingdove Dec 19, 2015 2:21 PM 5
What daylilies are all of you ordering for 2016? by alwaysbehindMN Dec 20, 2015 11:41 AM 24
A Virtual Visit to the Bay Area Daylily Society Show and Sale by mellielong May 6, 2015 5:43 AM 12
Daylily Alphabet...Show Us Your "S's" by Hemlady Mar 12, 2020 6:07 AM 158
Daylily nurseries by Maryl Nov 18, 2012 10:28 PM 38
Green Throats by MAINIAC Oct 26, 2012 4:14 PM 57
Show Us Your Latest Blooming Daylilies Please by Hemlady Nov 14, 2014 1:20 PM 438
Confusion on ID of Chocolate Dreams by Ditchlily Apr 19, 2012 4:47 AM 16

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