PlantsDaylilies→Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Eight Miles High')

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Lambertson
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2003
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 7.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 21-25
Branching: 5-way
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Edged
Toothed or Fringed Edge
Bloom Form: Unusual Form
Unusual Form - Cascade
Color description: black red with darker black red eye and white sharks teeth edge above green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2009

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: Way Cool x (sdlg x Way Cool)
Child plants: 18 child plants

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'Eight Miles High' was a featured
Plant of the Day for December 26, 2015.

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Date: 2008-06-30
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Date: 2011-10-17Photo Courtesy of Walnut Hill Gardens Used With Permission. Unaut
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Location: Yorkville, ILDate: 2020-08-06Photo by Carol Bacskai; in zone 5b
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Location: Central MD zone 6Date: 2014-07-27photo taken in dappled shade
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Location:  my city gardenDate: 2016-09-17extra tissue on 2 of the petals
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
2020 Bloom Season What is on your List? by DaylilyDazzled Oct 9, 2020 7:14 PM 1,084
What to expect? by daverme Apr 25, 2019 11:49 AM 27
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2017 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2017 5:45 AM 1,098
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2017 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2017 1:29 PM 1,015
September Blooms by Hemlady Mar 24, 2017 8:44 PM 198
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2016 (Closed) by Char Sep 22, 2016 5:19 AM 855
Pics of poly blooms by GDJCB Sep 26, 2017 1:10 PM 448
What are you adding for 2016? by JWWC Oct 19, 2016 8:42 PM 676
Second Daylily of the Day cultivar poll by beckygardener Nov 1, 2015 5:43 AM 42
Super high seed sale on auction by Lalambchop1 Oct 31, 2015 5:08 PM 206
June 2015 Blooms by kidfishing Jul 2, 2015 3:39 PM 635
June 2015 Seedling Blooms by beckygardener Jul 6, 2015 3:05 AM 307
What was your favorite Pink in 2014 by Tree_climber Feb 25, 2018 7:33 PM 65
Daylily Alphabet - Show us Your "E's" by Hemlady Feb 25, 2021 9:55 AM 110
July 2014 Blooms by Hemlady Aug 2, 2014 4:58 PM 589
Maryott's 2013 Introductions and Updated Website! by Betja Oct 14, 2013 8:37 AM 409
Toothy, Fringed & Tentacled Daylilies by Betja Jul 4, 2018 8:14 AM 54
lyle627 seedling & intro talk #2 by lyle627 Apr 23, 2012 10:45 PM 141
Need info on Iwanna Pirahna as a parent. by kimkats Jan 16, 2012 7:23 PM 4

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