Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Wispy Rays') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Joiner
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1998
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 36 inches
Bloom size: 7.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 16-20
Branching: 3-way
Rust Resistance: Shows Susceptibility
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Watermark
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: Pompeian red with ginger watermark and yellow green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 2010
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 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: sdlg x Ruby Spider
Child plants: 21 child plants

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Location: VermontDate: 2012-07-22
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Location: VermontDate: 2015-07-23
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Location: Region 14 Fall regional 2011 Huntsville, ALDate: 2011-06-18
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Date: 2011-07-11
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: 2012-06-25
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Location: homeDate: 2014-06-06This is the first bloom on a first year plant--measure 8+1/2 inch
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Location: homeDate: 2014-06-24The flowers look great every time!  They really are that bright t
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Location: My garden in Warrenville, SC
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Location: Region 14 Fall regional 2011 Huntsville, ALDate: 2011-06-18
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: 2012-06-22
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Location: homeDate: 2014-06-24This daylily really does look this beautiful every time!  It's a
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Location: Kalama, Wa.Date: 2010-06-27
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Location: Waynesboro MSDate: 2006-02-10
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: 2012-06-22
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Location: homeDate: 2014-06-21I love this daylily.  One of the best!
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Location: homeDate: 2014-06-23
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Location: homeDate: 2014-06-28Very vivid colors on this daylily!  Very nice to have and with bi
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Location: VermontDate: 2017-07-21
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Location: Kalama, Wa.Date: 2010-06-29
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2011-07-21
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Date: 2005-06-04Posted with permission and photographed by Robin Nichols http://w
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Date: 2005-06-14Posted with permission and photographed by Robin Nichols http://w
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Location: homeDate: 2014-06-06This is the first bloom on a one year old plant--measure 8+1/2 in
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Location: homeDate: 2014-06-24The size of the bloom is nice and big; it's next to Woodside Roma
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Location: My gardenDate: July-20-2015
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2006-06-16
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Location: VermontDate: 2013-07-14
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Location: homeDate: 2014-06-06A one year old plant, first bloom.  Doesn't show any recurve at a
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Location: VermontDate: 2015-07-17
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Location: VermontDate: 2016-07-22
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Location: My gardenDate: JULY-11-2016
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2008-07-01
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Location: kitchenerDate: 2017-07-24
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Location: Northern GermanyDate: 2017-06-26
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2007-06-11
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Date: 2017-06-19
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Posted by mattsmom (WI) on Sep 29, 2011 10:44 PM

Huge, eyecatching bloom. Hardy, moderate increase here in my zone 4a garden.

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Posted by Frillylily (springfield MO area - Zone 6a) on Jul 29, 2018 3:14 PM

My clump has been planted here for 3 years and had a bud count of 8 for me this year, but we did have a dry year. Maybe it will do better next summer.

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Plant Events from our members
Pat236 On May 30, 2019 Bloomed
First bloom of the season on plants in the front side bed.
Pat236 On June 11, 2018 Bloomed
Second bloom of the season on the plants in the side bed.
Pat236 On June 7, 2017 Bloomed
I got blooms in both bed on this one. Plants from Dancing Daylilies bloomed for the first time this season. This is the second season blooms for the Carolina Belle plants. The Carolina Belle plants were received in 2016. The Dancing Daylily plants were received in 2015.
Pat236 On June 11, 2016 Bloomed
Second bloom...big but low in the foliage. These blooms are from the Carolina Belle plants.
Pat236 On May 26, 2016 Plant emerged
Notices first tiny scape low in the foliage.
Pat236 On October 22, 2015 Obtained plant
Received plant from Dancing Daylilies.
GaNinFl On April 30, 2017 Bloomed
FFE in my garden and its first of 2017 Season
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jun 24, 2019 9:45 PM 474
June 2019 Seedlings by beckygardener Jun 25, 2019 12:47 AM 363
Joiner Daylilies by Weeds101 Jun 4, 2019 5:59 PM 5
May 2019 blooms by Diggerofdirt Jun 1, 2019 10:15 PM 372
May 2019 seedlings by spunky1 Jun 1, 2019 7:11 PM 180
Favorite daylily pics to help us thru winter by bluegrassmom Mar 12, 2019 6:34 AM 329
July 2018 Seedlings by kousa Aug 4, 2018 4:01 PM 350
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Poly blooms and oddities by ShakespearesGarden Jun 24, 2019 10:51 PM 258
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
May 2018 Blooms by beckygardener Jun 5, 2018 11:10 PM 380
What Were Your Top Ten Daylilies for 2017? by Char Jan 6, 2018 8:27 PM 59
What are you ordering for 2018? by Betja Sep 4, 2018 9:02 AM 1,021
Questions About Pollinating by Scatterbrain Jul 26, 2017 5:21 PM 25
Your favorite must keep oldies! by bluegrassmom Sep 24, 2017 11:32 PM 39
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645
June 2017 seedlings by gardenglory Jul 5, 2017 8:51 AM 319
May 2017 Blooms by Seedfork Jun 6, 2017 9:05 PM 458

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