Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Purple Thunderbird') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Roberts-N.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1998
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 9 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Nocturnal
Bud Count: under 10
10-15
Branching: 3-way
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Unusual Form
Unusual Form - Crispate
Color description: purple self with yellow 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: Prague Spring x Damsel in Distress
Child plants: 8 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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What daylilies are all of you ordering for 2016? by alwaysbehindMN Dec 20, 2015 11:41 AM 24
What are you adding for 2016? by JWWC Oct 19, 2016 8:42 PM 676
ATP Series: The Daylilies of Ned Roberts by Char Apr 11, 2014 6:35 AM 50
Ann Redmon's Daylilies by annred97 Jul 11, 2012 5:45 AM 55

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