Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Emerald Eye') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Lambert
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1970
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 36 inches
Bloom size: 8.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Unusual Form
Unusual Form - Spatulate
Color description: blue purple with purple eyezone 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 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Child plants: 13 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
July 2020 blooms by Jillz Jul 10, 2020 7:23 AM 211
June 2020 seedlings by SunriseSide Jul 2, 2020 9:18 AM 293
June 2020 Blooms by Avedon Jul 4, 2020 6:51 PM 566
April 2020 blooms: by Seedfork May 8, 2020 9:00 PM 160
15th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Jan 12, 2020 10:26 PM 21
Heavenly New Frontier Kids by kousa Dec 3, 2019 9:38 PM 34
2020 Bloom Season What is on your List? by DaylilyDazzled Jul 8, 2020 5:37 PM 1,007
July 2019 Seedlings by flowerpower35 Aug 3, 2019 2:03 PM 477
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
May 2019 seedlings by spunky1 Jun 1, 2019 7:11 PM 180
New for 2019 bloom season, what's on your list? by floota Aug 24, 2019 7:58 AM 1,085
July 2018 Seedlings by kousa Aug 4, 2018 4:01 PM 350
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
May 2018 Seedling Blooms by beckygardener Jun 3, 2018 6:59 AM 265
What Were Your Top Ten Daylilies for 2017? by Char Jan 6, 2018 8:27 PM 59
Cristated or "bearded" Daylily in cooler climates for hybridizing- I'm in 5A WI by Cpschult Mar 17, 2019 12:25 PM 86
Remainder of my 2017 seedlings by LarryR Aug 29, 2017 6:28 AM 22
July 2017 Seedlings by kidfishing Nov 13, 2017 6:57 PM 206
Rose F. Kennedy's father is revealed! by scflowers Jun 26, 2017 6:36 AM 9
May 2017 Blooms by Seedfork Jun 6, 2017 9:05 PM 458

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