Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Eggplant Electricity') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Reed
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2003
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 32 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Bud Count: 10-15
Branching: 2-way
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: purple with black purple velvet eye above green throat

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
Child plants: 6 child plants

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'Eggplant Electricity' was a featured
Plant of the Day for December 27, 2017.

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Date: 2017-07-10
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Photo Courtesy of Earlybird Daylilies. Used with Permission.
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-08-03First summer in my garden.
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Plant Events from our members
csandt On August 18, 2017 Obtained plant
beenthere On April 25, 2018 Obtained plant
Received 2 clumps (4+ fans) from Tina Quesenberry/Zlaruu from the LA. Thrilled!
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
9th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Oct 31, 2017 10:27 PM 34
Purple diploid daylilies by dayliliesrthebest Nov 3, 2017 8:57 AM 11
Pictures of your NOID's by GDJCB Jul 27, 2016 7:53 PM 286
What daylilies did you order this year? by AnnaSartin Sep 11, 2014 6:27 AM 67
Have you ever by Kabby May 6, 2014 3:35 PM 33
Calif_Sue does it again.... by fiwit Aug 26, 2013 2:29 PM 32
ATP Series: The Daylilies of Jim Murphy and Margo Reed by Char Jun 16, 2018 9:44 PM 50
Your Favorite daylilies - #2 by daylily Aug 15, 2010 9:39 AM 147

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