Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Halloween Costume') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Maryott
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2011
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 37 inches
Bloom size: 5.75 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rebloom
Bud Count: 26-30
Branching: 2-way
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: deep orange RHS 56A with deep red eye RHS34B and yellow green throat

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: Oktoberfest x Wild Cherry Round Up

Planted this year and already blooming.

'Halloween Costume' was a featured
Plant of the Day for September 9, 2018.

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Comments:
Posted by OldGardener (So Cal - Zone 10b) on May 17, 2013 8:30 AM

This one is just not opening well for me. 5 previous buds - all disappointments; however, it has been here just under a year so it may just need another year to settle in.

Update: What a difference a month makes! With the upturn in the weather, the buds are opening well and the flower is gorgeous!

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Plant Events from our members
mom2cjemma On July 10, 2019 Bloomed
mom2cjemma On June 28, 2019 Miscellaneous Event
Scapes
mom2cjemma On August 3, 2016 Bloomed
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mom2cjemma On July 12, 2016 Obtained plant
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
June 2020 Blooms by Avedon Jul 11, 2020 7:46 PM 569
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
September 2018 blooms by profesora Oct 2, 2018 6:44 PM 271
12th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Jul 10, 2018 7:16 PM 14
2017 Daylily Orders Recieved by spunky1 Nov 1, 2017 6:17 PM 339
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2016 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2016 6:35 AM 881
Maryott Bowing out of Commercial Sales by shive1 Oct 8, 2016 7:07 PM 114
Daylily Garden Themes by mom2cjemma Feb 4, 2020 6:17 PM 69
Maryott's - Spring 2016! by Betja Jul 12, 2016 7:19 PM 45
Halloween Colors - Share Your Orange and Dark Colored Daylilies by blue23rose Nov 2, 2015 4:54 PM 33
What are you adding for 2016? by JWWC Oct 19, 2016 8:42 PM 676
Daylily Tales - The STORIES - 2013 by daylily Oct 7, 2013 6:38 AM 12
August Blooms 2013 by Char Sep 9, 2013 5:55 AM 311
The Ugs by philljm Aug 8, 2013 1:11 PM 42
Outstanding Oranges... by chalyse Sep 16, 2012 11:35 PM 36
MAY 2012 Blooms by lovemyhouse Jun 10, 2012 11:08 AM 418
Maryott's 2012 Introductions! by Betja Dec 2, 2012 6:35 PM 442
Favorite Orange Daylilies by annred97 Apr 19, 2014 5:16 PM 38
Wish Lists by philljm Oct 13, 2011 3:54 AM 20
Trip to visit Bill Maryott's open garden by Calif_Sue Sep 8, 2012 8:34 AM 48

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