Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Octopus Hugs') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Stamile
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2000
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 38 inches
Bloom size: 8 inches
Bloom time: Early
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 26-30
Branching: 4-way
Bloom Traits: Bitone or Reverse Bitone
Bloom Form: Unusual Form
Unusual Form - Cascade
Color description: reddish orange bitone above yellow throat

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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: (Swirling Spider x Ruby Spider) x Long Stocking
Child plants: 5 child plants

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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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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: 2012-05-16
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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2013-06-18Poly bloom
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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May 2019 blooms by Diggerofdirt Jun 1, 2019 10:15 PM 372
August Blooms 2016 by mantisOH Sep 1, 2016 11:03 PM 303
May blooms 2016 by scflowers Jun 1, 2016 4:32 PM 380
Second Daylily of the Day cultivar poll by beckygardener Nov 1, 2015 5:43 AM 42
May 2015 Blooms by Seedfork Jun 7, 2015 12:00 PM 333
Daylily Alphabet..... Show Us Your "O's" by Hemlady Feb 10, 2016 6:13 PM 28
Planted my first daylilies today... by JulieB Jan 5, 2014 9:29 AM 4
Our Favorite Oranges! by Betja Jul 22, 2016 4:38 AM 221
Poly pictures plz by bluegrassmom Feb 11, 2014 8:17 AM 55
Daylily Tales - The STORIES - 2013 by daylily Oct 7, 2013 6:38 AM 12
Please show me your favorite garden/bloom pictures by Growgirl Aug 31, 2013 3:47 AM 14
Blooming in May 2013 by spunky1 Jun 4, 2013 1:45 PM 404
ATP Series: The Daylilies of Patrick and Grace Stamile by Char Apr 12, 2014 5:54 AM 85
Your favorite older daylily? Ones you will always keep? by bluegrassmom Jan 1, 2013 6:02 AM 36
MAY 2012 Blooms by lovemyhouse Jun 10, 2012 11:08 AM 418
First daylily scape/bloom in your garden by lilylady Jun 3, 2012 2:03 PM 154
Charlie's seedlings by hementia Jan 17, 2011 11:26 AM 92
MAY 2011 Blooms by tink3472 May 31, 2011 5:26 AM 172
Our 10 Favorite Daylilies -- 2010 by Betja Jan 2, 2012 1:30 PM 49
July 2010 Blooms #2 by daylily Aug 1, 2010 10:43 AM 70

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