Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Oktoberfest') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Maryott
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2005
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 37 inches
Bloom size: 5.75 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rebloom
Bud Count: 26-30
Branching: 2-way
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: red orange blend with red eye above orange throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2013

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: Bill Norris x Fooled Me
Child plants: 4 child plants

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'Oktoberfest' was a featured
Plant of the Day for August 20, 2016.

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Date: 2014-10-22
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Taken at Maryott's Daylily Gardens
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Photo Courtesy of Spring Fever Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Ellies Daylilies Used with Permission
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   Photo Courtesy of Manatawny Creek Farm Used With Permission
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Photo courtesy Maryott's Gardens. Used with permission.
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Location: Jacksonville, TXDate: 2015-05-19
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Location: my zone 4a gardenDate: 2016-07-20Partial clump of Oktoberfest
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Location: My gardenDate: JULY-12-2016
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Comments:
Posted by lovemyhouse (Garland, TX (NE Dallas suburb) - Zone 8a) on May 26, 2013 11:24 AM

True bright orange. Really stands out in the garden. Clay soil, afternoon shade.

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Posted by Newyorkrita (North Shore, Long Island, NY ) on Sep 21, 2013 4:15 PM

Oktoberfest is an older Maryott (in California) introduction that I have had for many years in my garden. You can count on the vivid orange blooms to always grab your attention. Really nice in a clump.

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Plant Events from our members
jon On October 22, 2014 Bloomed
jon On September 30, 2014 Obtained plant
From Maryott.
mom2cjemma On July 8, 2017 Bloomed
mom2cjemma On July 1, 2016 Bloomed
piksihk On October 25, 2016 Obtained plant
Laura's from trip to talledega
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
Rebloom, delayed bloom and quirks by needrain Oct 6, 2017 9:44 PM 79
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645
Maryott Bowing out of Commercial Sales by shive1 Oct 8, 2016 7:07 PM 114
Fourth Daylily of the Day Poll ..... by beckygardener Aug 1, 2016 9:09 AM 60
July blooms 2016 by Barbalee Aug 6, 2016 7:37 AM 902
Halloween Colors - Share Your Orange and Dark Colored Daylilies by blue23rose Nov 2, 2015 4:54 PM 33
Oktoberfest--- Nocturnal or just seasonally maladjusted??? by mom2cjemma Oct 8, 2015 8:14 AM 2
October 2015 Blooms by Betja Nov 7, 2015 10:32 PM 125
September 2015 blooms by sooby Oct 2, 2015 3:36 PM 93
July Maryott's Order by scflowers Sep 10, 2015 5:11 PM 22
May 2015 Blooms by Seedfork Jun 7, 2015 12:00 PM 333
April 2015 Blooms by Betja May 2, 2015 6:55 AM 95
Daylily Alphabet..... Show Us Your "O's" by Hemlady Feb 10, 2016 6:13 PM 28
October Blooms - 2014 by Betja Nov 1, 2014 8:17 AM 38
June 2014 Blooms by Seedfork Jul 2, 2014 6:59 PM 675
Favorite High Bud Count Daylilies by chalyse Jun 28, 2014 9:21 AM 66
Our Favorite Oranges! by Betja Jul 22, 2016 4:38 AM 221
Whadd'ya recommend? by JulieB Jan 6, 2014 7:46 PM 62
Daylily Tales - The STORIES - 2013 by daylily Oct 7, 2013 6:38 AM 12

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