Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Chief Black Hand') in the Daylilies Database

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AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Warrell
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1998
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 36 inches
Bloom size: 6.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Bud Count: 21-25
Branching: 3-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Unusual Form
Unusual Form - Spatulate
Color description: black red self with green yellow throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2006

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
Parentage: Holly Dancer x Black Plush
Child plants: 28 child plants

Chief Black Hand's first bloom ever in my garden; planted August

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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-07-18Chief Black Hand's first bloom ever in my garden; planted August
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Date: 2005-08-13Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Location: Kalama, Wa.Date: 2011-08-02
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Location: Kalama, Wa.Date: 2011-08-03
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Photo Courtesy of Red Lane Daylily Gardens. Used with Permission
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-08-03
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Comments:
Posted by daylily (Ohio - Zone 6a) on Sep 29, 2011 7:47 PM

(Holly Dancer × Black Plush)
This is such a big, well branched, thick scaped plant that visitors often think it is a tetraploid. Has been a great parent for me. Seems to pass on its great plant habit.

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