Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Egyptian Queen') in the Daylilies Database

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AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Trimmer
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2000
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 38 inches
Bloom size: 7 inches
Bloom time: Extra early
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 31-35
Branching: 4-way
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: pale peach with royal purple eye above yellow green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2006
ESB: 2010

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: Moonlit Masquerade x Tet. Cleopatra
Child plants: 8 child plants

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Location: My garden near Lincoln UKDate: 2009-07-04Perfect!
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Photographed in hybridizer's garden, Florida
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania 17565Date: 2017-10-05
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Location: Northern Illinois (Zone 5a)Date: 2017-06-23
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Location: My garden near Lincoln UKDate: 2008-07-05One which takes your breath away.
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Location: My garden near Lincoln UKDate: 2009-07-04The filaments match the graceful air of the bloom!
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania 17565Date: 2017-10-05
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-06-28
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-07-04Gorgeous!
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-06-28Bloom looks like that of Wild Horses.
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Date: 2009-07-06Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Location: Diamond Bar, CADate: 07/2014
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Location: Diamond Bar, CADate: 07/2014
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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2010-08-07
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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13th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Sep 10, 2018 3:23 PM 18
Looking for 'Cleopatra' by RobinSeeds Aug 4, 2018 9:31 AM 15
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Anyone seeing "poor bud count" and "branching" this year? by petruske Aug 18, 2018 12:28 PM 35
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
Daylily Clump Shots 2018 by Hazelcrestmikeb Oct 4, 2018 1:36 PM 198
I have SCAPES!!!! Zone 5B by mom2cjemma Jun 4, 2018 6:40 AM 32
9th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Oct 31, 2017 10:27 PM 34
October Blooms by kousa Nov 4, 2017 8:42 AM 78
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645
Your favorite early daylily bloom pics by bluegrassmom Jun 26, 2017 11:40 AM 8
Daylily Clump photos by Seedfork Sep 21, 2017 8:09 PM 354
Northern Daylily Fans: Which evergreens do well for you? by LarryR Mar 21, 2018 4:07 PM 63
Daylily hybridizers: Show us your top 5 seedlings from last year by LarryR Feb 22, 2017 7:25 PM 145
October Blooms by Charlemagne Oct 31, 2016 5:51 PM 97
September Blooms by Hemlady Mar 24, 2017 8:44 PM 198
August Blooms 2016 by mantisOH Sep 1, 2016 11:03 PM 303
May blooms 2016 by scflowers Jun 1, 2016 4:32 PM 380
September 2015 blooms by sooby Oct 2, 2015 3:36 PM 93
Weather in your garden~Spring 2015 (Closed) by Sharon Jun 21, 2015 5:55 AM 1,388

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