Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Empire State') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Childs-F.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1977
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 22 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: lavender self with green 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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Child plants: 10 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Looking for late blooming daylilies to extend the bloom season. Any ideas? by Cynthia59P Oct 13, 2018 6:19 AM 173
Seedlings for July 2016 by spunky1 Aug 1, 2016 5:06 AM 372
Do you own any surviving southern dormants? by beckygardener Mar 17, 2016 1:58 PM 76
August, 2015 Blooms by ARoseblush Aug 30, 2015 8:44 PM 404
Crintonic Gardens - Curt Hanson by daylily Jan 22, 2012 10:04 AM 31

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