Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Persian Ruby') in the Daylilies Database

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AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Trimmer
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1998
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 7.75 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 26-30
Branching: 3-way
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: ruby red self with green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 2008
Honorable Mention: 2005
XLD: 2009

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 Spider x (Nordic Night x Tet. Regal Finale)
Child plants: 23 child plants

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Location: Valley of the Daylilies in Lebanon, OH. Home of Dan and Jackie BachmanDate: 2005-07-09
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Location: My gardenDate: JULY-12-2016
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Location: My garden in Warrenville, SCDate: 2017-06-03
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2017-10-11
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-07-13Second summer in my garden, and it still takes my breath away wit
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-07-04Gorgeous bloom! Fabulous plant!
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-07-09Second summer in my garden; gorgeous blooms; LOVE IT:
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Plant Events from our members
Pat236 On June 5, 2018 Bloomed
First bloom ever on this plant. Moved from pot to pine bed last fall.
BillAlleysDLs On July 26, 2015 Bloomed
Seedfork On May 19, 2018 Bloomed
First bloom on this plant this year.
Seedfork On May 1, 2018 Miscellaneous Event
First scapes on this plant this year.
Seedfork On May 6, 2016 Miscellaneous Event
Observed first scapes
Seedfork On March 28, 2016 Obtained plant
Ballard Daylily Garden $5.00
csandt On September 8, 2016 Obtained plant
Planted September 8, 2016 (Sterrett Gardens), August 18, 2017 (MP Flower Gardens)
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Persian Ruby & Grasshopper by dixielilylady Aug 14, 2012 1:20 AM 1
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jun 25, 2019 7:27 PM 496
May 2019 blooms by Diggerofdirt Jun 1, 2019 10:15 PM 372
2017 2018 seedlings by dixiebelle426 Apr 2, 2019 8:31 PM 26
How Many Here Buy Daylily Seeds on the LA and Grow Them? by kousa Feb 21, 2019 8:27 AM 160
The sun does not set on daylilies by Gleni May 8, 2019 6:25 AM 544
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
July 2018 Seedlings by kousa Aug 4, 2018 4:01 PM 350
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
May 2018 Blooms by beckygardener Jun 5, 2018 11:10 PM 380
Have you ever seen a daylily that made you gasp? by mystlw Sep 3, 2018 7:26 AM 85
How to manage seedlings and beds by Seedfork Mar 28, 2018 8:22 AM 30
What Were Your Top Ten Daylilies for 2017? by Char Jan 6, 2018 8:27 PM 59
Daylilies of the Antipodes by Gleni Jul 26, 2018 12:19 PM 816
Why do daylilies not produce blooms? by beckygardener Mar 16, 2019 12:17 PM 66
Newbie Q: Heat (GA-Zone 7b) and Dormant type Daylilies by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 17, 2017 9:02 AM 20
Rebloom, delayed bloom and quirks by needrain Oct 6, 2017 9:44 PM 79
June 2017 seedlings by gardenglory Jul 5, 2017 8:51 AM 319
Help me choose? by Amazindirt May 30, 2017 6:07 PM 20
May 2017 Blooms by Seedfork Jun 6, 2017 9:05 PM 458
2017 Daylily Orders Recieved by spunky1 Nov 1, 2017 6:17 PM 339

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