Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Elegant Era') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Tompkins
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1997
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 38 inches
Bloom size: 7 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: chrome yellow gold with a faint lime 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
Child plants: 3 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
June 2020 seedlings by SunriseSide Jul 2, 2020 9:18 AM 293
June 2020 Blooms by Avedon Jul 4, 2020 6:51 PM 566
May 2020 Seedlings by spunky1 Jun 22, 2020 11:56 AM 217
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
June 2019 Seedlings by beckygardener Jul 2, 2019 4:45 AM 440
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Daylily Clump Shots 2018 by Hazelcrestmikeb Oct 4, 2018 1:36 PM 198
Daylilies of the Antipodes by Gleni Jul 26, 2018 12:19 PM 816
August 2017 Blooms by kousa Sep 1, 2017 5:19 PM 325
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645
May 2017 Blooms by Seedfork Jun 6, 2017 9:05 PM 458
April 2017 Blooms by GaNinFl May 1, 2017 4:25 PM 261
Stakes For Daylily Labels by nebo Mar 24, 2017 7:00 AM 7
Maryott Bowing out of Commercial Sales by shive1 Oct 8, 2016 7:07 PM 114
The Southern Hemisphere bursts into bloom. by Gleni Aug 25, 2017 8:03 PM 1,026
August Blooms 2016 by mantisOH Sep 1, 2016 11:03 PM 303
Fourth Daylily of the Day Poll ..... by beckygardener Aug 1, 2016 9:09 AM 60
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758

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