Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Earth Fire') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Hager
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1989
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 25 inches
Bloom size: 5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: bright copper orange self with yellow orange 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
Parentage: (sdlg x Look Away) x Fiesta Brava
Child plants: 3 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Spring 2020 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 20, 2020 4:19 AM 1,673
Go south of the equator young daylily. by Gleni Feb 13, 2020 7:38 AM 544
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Cristated or "bearded" Daylily in cooler climates for hybridizing- I'm in 5A WI by Cpschult Mar 17, 2019 12:25 PM 86
What are you ordering for 2018? by Betja Sep 4, 2018 9:02 AM 1,021
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2017 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2017 5:45 AM 1,098
Daylilies of the Antipodes by Gleni Jul 26, 2018 12:19 PM 816
What Did You Do In Your Daylily Garden Today? by bloominholes2fill Jul 8, 2020 8:35 AM 5,122
May blooms 2016 by scflowers Jun 1, 2016 4:32 PM 380
What are you adding for 2016? by JWWC Oct 19, 2016 8:42 PM 676
What are your favorite older dls that are keepers? by bluegrassmom Jul 31, 2015 10:50 AM 121
For fun... but not on a desert island... by Polymerous Oct 17, 2015 4:46 PM 32
Alphabet of Daylily Terms...Let's Talk About "Z" by Char Mar 12, 2015 3:41 PM 5
June 2014 Blooms by Seedfork Jul 2, 2014 6:59 PM 675
Weather In Your Garden - Winter 2014 [closed] by daylily Mar 19, 2014 11:39 PM 1,887
Incorrect plant ID by JWWC Sep 6, 2013 10:46 AM 69
Remarkable Reds by chalyse Jul 17, 2017 9:52 AM 292
May In Ditchlily's Garden by Ditchlily Jun 24, 2012 7:40 PM 129

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