Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Reed
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1999
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bud Count: 10-15
Branching: 2-way
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Spider
Color description: gray lavender with purple eye above green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 2009
Honorable Mention: 2005

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Diploid
Parentage: Trahlyta x unknown
Child plants: 36 child plants

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  • Daylily

'Grey Witch' was a featured
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Location: Iowa
Date: 2018-07-05
Location: My garden in Warrenville, SC
Date: 2020-06-27
Location: north central Texas
Date: 2014-06-29
Location: Robertsdale, AL
Date: 6/3/22
Morning
Location: Friends Garden, zone 5b
Date: 7-2008
Location: all photos from my garden
Date: 2015-06-21
Location: Friends Garden, zone 5b
Date: 7-2008
Location: Robertsdale, AL
Date: 6/2/22
Early morning
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Location: Neenah, WI
Date: 7/29/20
Uploaded by lovemyhouse
Location: Friends Garden, zone 5b
Date: 2005-08-06
Location: Robertsdale, AL
Date: 6/2/22
Mid morning
Location: Robertsdale, AL
Date: 6/3/22
Morning
Location: My garden in Cumming, GA
Date: 2016-06-17
Location: Carleton Place, Ontario Canada
Date: 2017-07-22
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Location: Hollis NH
Date: July 19, 2022
The Stern Collection
Uploaded by floota
Location: Robertsdale, AL
Date: 6/2/22
Mid morning
Location: My garden in northeast Texas
Date: 2014-06-12
Very different from any other daylily in our garden,  can't mista
Location: Clinton, Michigan 49236
Date: 2024-07-07
Hemerocallis 'Grey Witch' 24w27 7yo Daylily D4 (Reed 1999) Lavend
Location: all photos from my gardens
Date: 2019-07-02
Location: my garden, Germany
Date: 2014-06-29
Location: Northern Germany
Date: 2017-07-11

Photo courtesy of Karen Newman, Delano Daylilies
Location: Shamong, NJ
Date: July 7, 2021 - 9 AM
Mine’s on the dark side. In a somewhat shady spot.

Date: 2012-06-23
Location: My garden in Warrenville, SC
Date: 2018-06-17
Location: Garland (Dallas), TX
Date: 2014-06-21
Location: RavenCroft Garden
Date: 2010-07-11
Location: Neenah, WI
Date: 7/7/20
Location: my garden
Location: Clinton, Michigan 49236
Date: 2018-07-14
"Hemerocallis 'Grey Witch', 2018 photo, Lavender Spider Daylily,
Location: Carleton Place, Ontario Canada
Date: 2009-02-04
  • Uploaded by Ina

Date: 2011-06-24

Photo courtesy of Briscos' Best Blooms. Used with permission.
  • Uploaded by Joy
Location: Clinton, Michigan 49236
Date: 2024-07-07
Hemerocallis 'Grey Witch' 24w27 7yo Daylily D4 (Reed 1999) Lavend
Location: BX Creek Daylilies, Vernon, BC.
Photo by Gail Morgan of BX Creek Daylilies. Used with permission.
Location: RavenCroft Garden
Date: 2010-07-19
Location: RavenCroft Garden
Date: 2010-07-19

Photo courtesy of Karen Newman, Delano Daylilies
Location: Clinton, Michigan 49236
Date: 2018-07-14
"Hemerocallis 'Grey Witch', 2018 photo, Lavender Spider Daylily,

Image Courtesy of Woodhenge Gardens Used with Permission
  • Uploaded by vic

Date: 2008-11-30
Image Courtesy of Woodhenge Gardens Used with Permission
  • Uploaded by vic
Location: Kalama, Wa
Date: 2011-08-07
  • Uploaded by Joy

Date: 2011-06-13
Location: my garden, Germany
Date: 2014-07-06
Location: My garden in Warrenville, SC
Date: 2017-06-07
Location: Washington Park Botanical Garden - Springfield, Il.
Date: 2016-03-26
Location: Kalama, Wa
Date: 2011-08-11
  • Uploaded by Joy

Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
  • Uploaded by vic
Uploaded by Joy
  • Uploaded by Joy
Location: Kalama, Wa.
Date: 2011-08-09
  • Uploaded by Joy

Date: 2010-06-29
Photo Courtesy of Lobo Rose and Daylily Gardens Used With Permiss
  • Uploaded by vic
Location: Wentworth, NS, Canada
Date: 2016-07-20

Photo Courtesy of Cheryl's Daylilies. Used with Permission
  • Uploaded by Joy

Courtesy of Peace on Earth Gardens Used with permission
  • Uploaded by vic
Location: Cantonment, FL
Date: 2012-06-08
Location: Cantonment, FL
Date: 2012-06-01
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planted
MrKGDickie On May 13, 2020 Obtained plant
Received another Grey Witch as a bonus from Rita Bee's. I like it, so the duplication is ok.
MrKGDickie On September 5, 2019 Obtained plant
Received plant as bonus from Rita Bee's in GA.
Mlbdphillips On July 27, 2021 Obtained plant
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