Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Edge of Darkness') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Stamile
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1997
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 25 inches
Bloom size: 5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Edged
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: lavender with a purple eyezone and purple picottee edge above a yellow throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2000

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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Festive Art x Druid's Chant
Child plants: 24 child plants

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Location: BX Creek Daylilies, Vernon, BC.Photo by Gail Morgan of BX Creek Daylilies. Used with permission.
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Location: IowaDate: 2017-06-27
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Location: Shores of MiservaDate: 7.19.2015
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Date: 2006-07-28Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
May 2020 Blooms by Betja Jun 3, 2020 10:35 PM 384
15th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Jan 12, 2020 10:26 PM 21
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2019/2020 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2020 4:11 AM 1,090
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
May 2019 blooms by Diggerofdirt Jun 1, 2019 10:15 PM 372
New for 2019 bloom season, what's on your list? by floota Aug 24, 2019 7:58 AM 1,085
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
July blooms 2016 by Barbalee Aug 6, 2016 7:37 AM 902
Starter plants, which daylilies did you begin with? Do you still have them? by bluegrassmom Jun 17, 2017 4:29 PM 57
Bonus Daylily? by Pat236 Jun 6, 2016 10:07 PM 50
july 2015 blooms by dormantsrule Aug 2, 2015 5:53 AM 729
June 2015 Blooms by kidfishing Jul 2, 2015 3:39 PM 635
The spring shipping begins by gardenglory Jun 5, 2015 9:27 PM 118
Alphabet of Daylily Terms..Let's Talk About "G's" by Char Feb 14, 2015 12:26 PM 24
What was your favorite Pink in 2014 by Tree_climber Feb 25, 2018 7:33 PM 65
Daylily Alphabet - Show us Your "E's" by Hemlady Mar 16, 2020 10:59 PM 76
Do daylilies need dark nights? by Xenacrockett Jul 30, 2014 8:13 PM 10
June 2014 Blooms by Seedfork Jul 2, 2014 6:59 PM 675
May 2014 Blooms by Betja Jul 12, 2015 3:40 PM 353

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