Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Desperado Kid') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Douglas-C.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2003
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 24 inches
Bloom size: 4.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 16-20
Branching: 3-way
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Edged
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: creamy mauve with rose red eye and rose red and gold edge above yellow to green throat

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Wedding Band x El Desperado

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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August 2017 Blooms by kousa Sep 1, 2017 5:19 PM 325
August, 2015 Blooms by ARoseblush Aug 30, 2015 8:44 PM 404
Daylily Alphabet.... Show Us Your "D's" by Hemlady Feb 5, 2016 5:55 PM 48
June 2014 Blooms by Seedfork Jul 2, 2014 6:59 PM 675

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