Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Calico Jack') 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: Evergreen
Scape height: 28 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bud Count: 21-25
Branching: 3-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: yellow with plum eyezone and green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2003

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: Fooled Me x Pirate's Patch
Child plants: 9 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
How long can my daylilies stay in water? by mystlw Jul 14, 2018 4:30 PM 14
What time is it??? by dixiebelle426 Oct 3, 2017 5:48 PM 58
August 2017 Blooms by kousa Sep 1, 2017 5:19 PM 325
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
7th Daylily of the Day Poll (CLOSED) by beckygardener Jun 2, 2017 3:59 PM 16
May 2017 Seedling Blooms by spunky1 Jun 2, 2017 6:28 AM 266
Your number 1 Daylily by crawgarden Sep 13, 2016 4:28 PM 143
July blooms 2016 by Barbalee Aug 6, 2016 7:37 AM 902
New to the world. by SGB Oct 4, 2016 6:53 PM 115
May blooms 2016 by scflowers Jun 1, 2016 4:32 PM 380
Pictures of your NOID's by GDJCB Jul 27, 2016 7:53 PM 286
Here's the label and here's the flower, but that isn't what is should be??? by mom2cjemma Aug 21, 2015 8:58 AM 8
What new Daylily cultivars did you add this year. by kssmith Aug 20, 2015 8:31 AM 72
Evergreens Hardy to Zone 5 by bluegrassmom Dec 20, 2015 10:00 PM 43
Daylily Alphabet.. Show us your C's by bluegrassmom Feb 5, 2016 4:44 AM 53
July 2014 Blooms by Hemlady Aug 2, 2014 4:58 PM 589
July Blooms 2013 by Hemlady Aug 2, 2013 1:11 PM 678
The eyes have it. by Ladylovingdove Mar 19, 2017 10:10 AM 87
June 2012 Blooms by LALAMBCHOP Jul 2, 2012 8:25 PM 318
MAY 2011 Blooms by tink3472 May 31, 2011 5:26 AM 172

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