Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Muscle and Blood') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Bachman
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2003
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 44 inches
Bloom size: 9 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bud Count: 16-20
Branching: 3-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Halo
Bloom Form: Unusual Form
Unusual Form - Spatulate
Color description: rose red with yellow halo above chartreuse 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
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Rope Dancer x Serge Rigaud
Child plants: one child plant

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Location: Valley of the Daylilies in Lebanon, OH. Home of Dan (the hybridizer) and Jackie BachmanDate: Jul 7, 2005 10:50 AM
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Location: Valley of the Daylilies in Lebanon, OH. Home of Dan (the hybridizer) and Jackie BachmanDate: Jul 11, 2005 4:26 PM
By Marilyn
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Location: My garden in KentuckyDate: 2006-06-24
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Location: auburn, alabamaDate: may 2016
By GKoerper
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Date: 2005-07-02Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
By vic
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Photo Courtesy of Mr. Fancy Plants Daylily Nursery Used with Perm
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Photo Courtesy of Earlybird Daylilies. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Red Lane Daylily Gardens. Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Harbour Breezes Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Location: Wentworth, NS, CanadaDate: 2017-07-10
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Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Comments:
Posted by Marilyn (Kentucky - Zone 6a) on Oct 6, 2011 2:27 AM

I've been growing 'Muscle and Blood' since Dan introduced it in 2003 and I love seeing it in bloom!

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