Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Hold Your Horses') in the Daylilies Database

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AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Trimmer
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2004
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 36 inches
Bloom size: 8 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 26-30
Branching: 3-way
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Unusual Form
Unusual Form - Crispate
Color description: straw yellow with dark maroon eye above yellow green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2009

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: (Wild Horses x So Many Stars) x Rapid Eye Movement
Child plants: 3 child plants

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Date: 2011-05-04
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Location: Coatesville IndianaDate: 2016-06-20
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Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, GaDate: 2018-06-02Hold Your Horses Daylily 001
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Location: Kalama, Wa.Date: 2011-07-18
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Location: my garden zone 7b NCDate: 2012-05-05
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Location: my garden zone 7b NCDate: 2012-05-18Happy to see the distinctive watermark present. The first bloom o
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: 2012-05-19
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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2014-06-24
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: 2012-05-19
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: 2012-05-26
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: 2012-05-29
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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2012-07-14
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Location: Missouri Botanical Garden (Mobot) in St LouisDate: 2016-06-18
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Posted by Claudia (Coatesville IN - Zone 5b) on Jul 24, 2015 2:54 PM

Outstanding performer in my 5b zone. It has increased very well for me. I have never gotten rebloom in my zone, but I get a month of bloom from this plant. It is always one of the first, if not the first, to bloom. This bloom grabs your attention!

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Posted by mattsmom (WI) on Sep 29, 2011 10:47 PM

Striking bloom. Hardy & moderate increase here in my zone 4a garden.

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