Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Chasing Shadows') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Carr
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1998
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 32 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Early
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bud Count: 21-25
Branching: 4-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Watermark
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: lavender purple with pale cream purple watermark and dark purple eyezone above yellow green 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
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: sdlg x (Wedding Band x (Paper Butterfly x Rings of Glory))
Child plants: 2 child plants

Pretty bloom...has been slow to increase and low bud count here.

'Chasing Shadows' was a featured
Plant of the Day for August 1, 2020.

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Seedfork On September 26, 2018 Obtained plant
Received two fans in a trade with Daniel.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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June 2020 seedlings by SunriseSide Jul 2, 2020 9:18 AM 293
Pat Guidry Daylily Clearance Sale by Seedfork May 15, 2020 7:06 PM 44
15th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Jan 12, 2020 10:26 PM 21
April 2019 Blooms by dixiebelle426 May 16, 2019 8:46 PM 156
How Could This Have Happened??!! by Legalily Apr 20, 2019 5:56 PM 318
July 2018 Seedlings by kousa Aug 4, 2018 4:01 PM 350
May 2017 Blooms by Seedfork Jun 6, 2017 9:05 PM 458
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758
What are you adding for 2016? by JWWC Oct 19, 2016 8:42 PM 676
June 2014 Blooms by Seedfork Jul 2, 2014 6:59 PM 675
July Blooms 2013 by Hemlady Aug 2, 2013 1:11 PM 678
ATP Series: The Daylilies of Bob Carr by daylily Jan 31, 2014 8:23 PM 18
June 2010 Blooms #2 by daylily Jun 23, 2010 6:38 PM 210

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