Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Funny Valentine') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Blaney
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1998
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 28 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bud Count: 21-25
Branching: 4-way
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: saturated rose red with green 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: Ruby Lips x ((Pretty Face x Tet. Ed Murray x sdlg x sdlg))
Child plants: 3 child plants

Taken at noon, 75 degrees, mostly sunny

Photo gallery:
Location: Dayton, OhioDate: 2018-06-13
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Photo Courtesy of A-1 Daylilies. Used with Permission.
By Joy
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Photo Courtesy of Floral and Hardy Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Location: Dayton, OhioDate: 2016-06-24
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Date: 2011-07-20Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Mr. Fancy Plants Daylily Nursery Used with Perm
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Comments:
Posted by mystlw (Ohio - Zone 6a) on Jun 24, 2016 1:06 PM

Beautiful flowers on a very hardy plant. I transplanted these when I first bought them, into containers that are now way too small for them in a position where they don't get enough water, and they are still blooming like crazy. The first few blooms on each plant were larger, and subsequent flowers have been slightly smaller, but there are a lot of them.

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Plant Events from our members
kytnbabe On July 15, 2017 Obtained plant
Received from Jessica for my 6th Double Cord Blood Stem Cell Transplant birthday. Life is good when I can spend it in the garden. She also gave me 2 Purple D'Oro Daylilies!
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