Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Spiny Sea Urchin') in the Daylilies Database

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AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Stamile
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2003
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 27 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Early Morning Opener (EMO)
Bud Count: 21-25
Branching: 4-way
Bloom Traits: Edged
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: lavender with gold spiny edge above green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2007

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: (Shimmering Elegance x Ed Brown) x Magic Lake
Child plants: 44 child plants

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'Spiny Sea Urchin' was a featured
Plant of the Day for December 11, 2015.

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Photographed in hybridizer's garden, Florida
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Location: Lincoln NE zone 5Date: 2014-07-02
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Photographed in the hybridizer's garden in Florida
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Location: Melvindale, Mi. 48122Date: Mid season 2011Nice but not the spines that it gets in warmer climates. Also it
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Location: Waynesboro MSDate: 2004-06-25
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Location: Waynesboro MSDate: 2006-01-20
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Location: Stone Mountain,GADate: 2015-06-13Spiny Sea Urchin
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Location: Stone Mountain,GADate: 2015-06-13Spiny Sea Urchin
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Location: BX Creek Daylilies, Vernon, BC.Photo by Gail Morgan of BX Creek Daylilies. Used with permission.
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Date: 2004-08-27Courtesy of Peace on Earth Gardens Used with permission
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Location: Thoroughbred Daylilies, Greenhouse, Paris KY© Shagbark Ridge Daylilies
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Location: Taken in my gardenDate: 2011-11-06
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Location: Dreamy Daylilies - Chatham-Kent, Ontario   5bDate: 2013-07-10
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Location: Beautiful Tennessee Date: June 13, 2014pretty
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Location: Stone Mountain,GADate: 2015-06-13Spiny Sea Urchin
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2011-07-06
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Date: 2010-06-24Photo Courtesy of Lobo Rose and Daylily Gardens Used With Permiss
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2016-07-06
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2016-07-06
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Comments:
Posted by RavenCroft (Central NY - Zone 5a) on Apr 11, 2013 7:50 PM

The sepals on SSU rarely open well. They're predominately "boaters". & will keep the bloom from opening fully.

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Plant Events from our members
beckygardener On October 4, 2015 Transplanted
Planted in raised bed.
beckygardener On August 29, 2015 Obtained plant
Received 3 fans from Susan - stilldew. Potted up.
BillAlleysDLs On July 24, 2015 Bloomed
Seedfork On May 15, 2019 Obtained plant
Received from Marcia "DaylilyDazzled" New York
2 Fans
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