Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Third Witch') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link:AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer:Reed
Year of Registration or Introduction:2003
Ploidy:Diploid
Foliage type:Dormant
Scape height:44 inches
Bloom size:6 inches
Bloom time:Midseason
Plant Traits:Extended Bloom
Bud Count:16-20
Branching:3-way
Bloom Traits:Eye or Band
Bloom Form:Spider
Color description:black red with slightly darker eye above green throat
AHS Awards:Honorable Mention: 2012

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

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'Third Witch' was a featured
Plant of the Day for October 1, 2017.

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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania 17565Date: 2017-07-02
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Date: 2007-07-12Taken in Margo's garden when this was a seedling, that's her hold
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Posted with permission and photographed by Kathy Rinke http://www
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Location: Knoxville, TNDate: 2016-06-13
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Location: Knoxville, TN
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Location: BX Creek Daylilies, Vernon, BC.Photo by Gail Morgan of BX Creek Daylilies. Used with permission.
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Location: At home in Aiken, SC Date: 2016-08-03It looks really cool and is a nice break from all my "traditional
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania 17565Date: 2017-06-26First blooms; planted September, 2016
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania 17565Date: 2017-06-26First bloom; planted September, 2016
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Image Courtesy of Woodhenge Gardens Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of 5 Acre Farm Daylilies Used With Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Crossview Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Comments:
Posted by csandt (Lancaster County, Pennsylvania - Zone 6b) on Oct 5, 2017 11:45 AM

In its first season in my garden, Third Witch bloomed from June 26 through August 14. It is lovely, especially planted near yellow-green daylilies that complement its green throat.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Oops! by floota Oct 20, 2017 12:59 AM 2
8th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Aug 13, 2017 6:08 AM 11
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2017 Daylily Orders Recieved by spunky1 Nov 1, 2017 6:17 PM 339
Your number 1 Daylily by crawgarden Sep 13, 2016 4:28 PM 143
Daylily Garden Themes by mom2cjemma Sep 10, 2016 10:23 PM 60
What are you adding for 2016? by JWWC Oct 19, 2016 8:42 PM 676
My first seed is sprouting!!!! by cybersix Oct 1, 2015 2:19 PM 97
Anyone playing the LA? by bluegrassmom Sep 1, 2015 5:57 PM 71
August, 2015 Blooms by ARoseblush Aug 30, 2015 8:44 PM 404
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Daylily Alphabet...Show Us Your "T's" by Hemlady Feb 24, 2016 1:25 PM 37
Most Radical Crosses by Cat Aug 27, 2014 8:18 PM 67
June 2014 Blooms by Seedfork Jul 2, 2014 6:59 PM 675
Hemerocallis Species, Hybrids, and Genetics. Terry McGarty. by Gleni May 31, 2014 2:47 AM 47
Does anyone grow un-named daylilies? by beckygardener Apr 27, 2016 1:57 PM 120
Daylily Tales - The STORIES - 2013 by daylily Oct 7, 2013 6:38 AM 12
ATP Series: The Daylilies of Jim Murphy and Margo Reed by Char Feb 26, 2014 5:23 AM 46
Blooming in June 2013 by Ladylovingdove Jul 4, 2013 3:08 PM 701
MAY 2012 Blooms by lovemyhouse Jun 10, 2012 11:08 AM 418

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