Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Heavenly Dragon Fire') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Gossard
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2004
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 45 inches
Bloom size: 7.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bud Count: 16-20
Branching: 4-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Unusual Form
Unusual Form - Crispate
Color description: orange red self above green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 2013
Honorable Mention: 2008

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Blazing Lamp Sticks x Primal Scream
Child plants: 14 child plants

First bloom on a rebloom scape.

Larry's ObsessionLarry's Obsession
By LarryR on February 27, 2014

About three months ago, I began an odyssey that took me to places that, in my life long journey as a gardener, I never would have imagined. It all began with a daylily seedling.

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'Heavenly Dragon Fire' was a featured
Plant of the Day for July 14, 2016.

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Photo courtesy of James Gossard of Heavenly Gardens
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Location: Central MD zone 6Date: 2012-06-25
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Location: 91154 Roth, GermanyDate: July 8th, 2018Vibrant prolific bloomer.
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Location: Bakersfield, CADate: Summer 2011
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: 2012-06-22
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Photo Courtesy of Daylilies by the Pond. Used with Permission.
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Date: 2014-07-17Credit James Steakley
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Location: My gardenDate: 2018-07-07
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Date: 2004-07-01Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: 2011-06-16
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Photo Courtesy of Fairyscape Daylilies. Used with Permission.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Your best Gossard plants? by bluegrassmom Sep 17, 2020 12:02 AM 57
July 2020 blooms by Jillz Sep 13, 2020 1:49 PM 603
Is it Dor, Sev or Evg? Hansen Videos by admmad Apr 5, 2020 5:40 PM 61
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
How good are you at expanding your bloom season? by lovegrillin Feb 27, 2020 3:24 PM 40
12th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Jul 10, 2018 7:16 PM 14
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Cristated or "bearded" Daylily in cooler climates for hybridizing- I'm in 5A WI by Cpschult Mar 17, 2019 12:25 PM 86
I need a color..Bright Orange by beenthere Jun 30, 2019 2:06 PM 29
What are you ordering for 2018? by Betja Sep 4, 2018 9:02 AM 1,021
August 2017 Blooms by kousa Sep 1, 2017 5:19 PM 325
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
Are there any clear oranges out there? by Polymerous Jun 21, 2018 12:33 AM 51
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
Maryott Bowing out of Commercial Sales by shive1 Oct 8, 2016 7:07 PM 114
What are your best cold morning openers? by Charlemagne Aug 27, 2016 12:34 PM 23
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
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758

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