Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Emperor') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Munson-R.W.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1973
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 36 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: violet purple self with yellow throat

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
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Chicago Regal x Knave
Child plants: one child plant

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Location: Lowndesboro ALDate: 2006-06-13
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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June 2020 Blooms by Avedon Jul 2, 2020 8:02 PM 558
What Happens on the LA... by josieskid Feb 28, 2020 9:53 AM 881
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
June 2019 Seedlings by beckygardener Jul 2, 2019 4:45 AM 440
May 2019 blooms by Diggerofdirt Jun 1, 2019 10:15 PM 372
Favorite daylily pics to help us thru winter by bluegrassmom Mar 5, 2020 8:32 PM 915
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
What Were Your Top Ten Daylilies for 2017? by Char Jan 6, 2018 8:27 PM 59
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2017 - 2018 (Closed) by Char Mar 20, 2018 4:02 AM 1,270
Cristated or "bearded" Daylily in cooler climates for hybridizing- I'm in 5A WI by Cpschult Mar 17, 2019 12:25 PM 86
Emperor's Crocodile by admmad Dec 12, 2017 10:59 AM 2
Sculpted Cristated or "bearded" Daylily blooms in warmer climates by Maxmom98 Mar 2, 2018 11:48 PM 19
What Did You Do In Your Daylily Garden Today? by bloominholes2fill Jul 3, 2020 5:53 AM 5,099
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645
June 2017 seedlings by gardenglory Jul 5, 2017 8:51 AM 319
Daylily fans: Show us your appliqués by LarryR Mar 19, 2017 2:39 AM 47
2017 Daylily Orders Recieved by spunky1 Nov 1, 2017 6:17 PM 339
Other plants that just won't grow in your garden? by Seedfork Dec 19, 2016 7:55 PM 4
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374

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