Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Early Christmas') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Benzinger
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1972
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 42 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Very Late
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: garnet with deeper eyezone and 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: Borderline Gold x sdlg

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Your best Westbourne's and Dougherty plants. by bluegrassmom Jun 10, 2020 3:08 PM 9
Ready to create my first daylily bed, advice requested! by julieseward1 Apr 9, 2020 12:01 AM 10
First Plants of the Season Arrived by Pat236 Jun 30, 2020 6:49 AM 227
Evergreen Daylilies in Florida by admmad Nov 3, 2019 7:47 PM 3
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2019 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2019 4:59 AM 1,032
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Fall 2019 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2019 5:14 AM 1,315
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2019 4:24 AM 1,145
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2018/2019 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2019 4:26 AM 1,242
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2018/2019 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2019 4:35 AM 1,271
Favorite daylily pics to help us thru winter by bluegrassmom Mar 5, 2020 8:32 PM 915
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2018 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2018 6:03 AM 850
Daylily Clump Shots 2018 by Hazelcrestmikeb Oct 4, 2018 1:36 PM 198
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2017 - 2018 (Closed) by Char Mar 20, 2018 4:02 AM 1,270
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
Daylilies only flowering every other year by Scatterbrain Jun 27, 2018 6:04 PM 14
What Did You Do In Your Daylily Garden Today? by bloominholes2fill Jul 6, 2020 6:08 PM 5,118
May 2017 Blooms by Seedfork Jun 6, 2017 9:05 PM 458
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
So Excited of My New Purchases by kousa Nov 30, 2016 11:47 PM 8

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