Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Purple People Eater') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Stamile
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2000
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 38 inches
Bloom size: 9 inches
Bloom time: Early
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 26-30
Branching: 4-way
Bloom Traits: Bitone or Reverse Bitone
Bloom Form: Unusual Form
Unusual Form - Crispate
Color description: black purple bitone

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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Star of India x Red Suspenders
Child plants: 8 child plants

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Location: Thoroughbred Daylilies, Greenhouse, Paris KY
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Name this daylily 2019 #3 by spunky1 Apr 30, 2019 6:17 PM 51
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
Name This Daylily 2017 #3 by spunky1 Aug 17, 2017 5:13 AM 37
Daylily Garden Themes by mom2cjemma Jun 28, 2018 7:44 PM 66
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
Name this daylily 2011 #2 by spunky1 Nov 26, 2013 3:18 AM 60

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