Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Black As Coal') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Zolock
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2004
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Halo
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: imperial purple violet grape blend with grape halo and black purple band above green to yellow throat

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Midnight Magic x Black Ambrosia

Discussion Threads about this plant
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December blooms... by CaliFlowers Jan 17, 2018 4:32 AM 6
Re-bloom Cultivars by beckygardener Oct 27, 2016 5:59 PM 595
hybridization program black by daroy Aug 11, 2016 3:14 PM 10
Shady Rest Gardens---A Spring Garden Tour by Casshigh Jan 11, 2014 12:39 PM 33
Need help with Slugs! by Redhorseeg May 24, 2013 8:59 PM 26
Thread for Black daylilies? by Frillylily Jul 21, 2014 6:18 AM 47

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