Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Midnight Mantis') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: King-Lamone
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1999
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 24 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Nocturnal
Bud Count: 16-20
Bloom Traits: Watermark
Bloom Form: Unusual Form
Unusual Form - Crispate
Color description: dark violet with huge pale lemon watermark above pale lemon to ivory 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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Trahlyta x Asterisk
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645
July blooms 2016 by Barbalee Aug 6, 2016 7:37 AM 902
What daylilies are all of you ordering for 2016? by alwaysbehindMN Dec 20, 2015 11:41 AM 24
What are you adding for 2016? by JWWC Oct 19, 2016 8:42 PM 676

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