Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Ed Murray') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Grovatt
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1971
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 4 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rust Resistance: Shows Susceptibility
Rust Resistance Decimal Score: 2.9
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: black red self with green throat
AHS Awards: Stout Silver Medal: 1981
Award of Merit: 1978
Honorable Mention: 1975
LAA: 1983
ATG: 1976

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
Parentage: Tis Midnight x sdlg
Child plants: 80 child plants

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Comments:
Posted by Marilyn (Northern KY - Zone 6a) on Aug 26, 2014 11:15 PM

Hemerocallis 'Ed Murray' is very popular and has been since its introduction. Sunfast flower color. It's a great and reliable daylily.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Beautiful! by vic Sep 5, 2012 1:00 PM 1
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2018 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2018 6:03 AM 850
Top picks you want to add to your daylily garden by bluegrassmom Jul 31, 2018 11:19 AM 31
July 2018 Seedlings by kousa Aug 4, 2018 4:01 PM 350
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
triploid genetics, fulva by clockworkhawkins Jun 17, 2018 7:17 AM 19
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
Daylily Clump Shots 2018 by Hazelcrestmikeb Oct 4, 2018 1:36 PM 198
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645
self-pollinated tetraploids by admmad Mar 4, 2017 2:17 PM 68
July blooms 2016 by Barbalee Aug 6, 2016 7:37 AM 902
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758
May blooms 2016 by scflowers Jun 1, 2016 4:32 PM 380
Favorite daylily you've experienced by JLCam Jun 11, 2016 2:51 PM 33
The Popularity Polls....do you agree? by bluegrassmom Jul 10, 2016 4:14 PM 18
Difficult pod setters by Ahead Dec 3, 2015 2:20 PM 86
Seed Size and Ploidy by DogsNDaylilies Oct 2, 2015 12:17 PM 16
Southern Hemisphere beauties 2015-16 by Gleni Aug 31, 2016 11:56 AM 838
Starter plants, which daylilies did you begin with? Do you still have them? by bluegrassmom Jun 17, 2017 4:29 PM 57
What new Daylily cultivars did you add this year. by kssmith Aug 20, 2015 8:31 AM 72

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