Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Elvin King') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Kirchhoff-D.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1996
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 24 inches
Bloom size: 5.25 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rebloom
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: pumpkin with terra cotta eyezone and very 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: ((Dunedrift x sdlg) x ((sdlg x Raging Tiger) x sdlg)
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Yes! An economical alternative to Humidity Domes... I hope! by goedric Nov 21, 2019 5:35 AM 8
Humidity Domes for Starting Seedlings Indoors... Essential? Nice to Have? by goedric Nov 15, 2019 4:15 PM 7
Spoke too soon, advice needed, please by Scatterbrain Jan 2, 2018 1:45 PM 17
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
Messed Up On The LA by josieskid Nov 24, 2016 11:32 AM 65
Starting Daylily seeds by tcmfish Apr 13, 2016 8:15 PM 364
Planting from seed by gargoyl52 Aug 10, 2015 10:03 AM 24
First proliferation! by Dennis616 Jul 7, 2015 6:55 PM 23
June 2015 Blooms by kidfishing Jul 2, 2015 3:39 PM 635
Pod or Pollen Parent by admmad Apr 11, 2015 4:31 AM 13
Favorite Long Blooming (or Reblooming) Daylilies by chalyse Aug 9, 2017 5:46 AM 53
"Tissue Culture" -- What is it and why is it bad? by fiwit Dec 19, 2019 6:12 PM 15

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