Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Black Fathom Depths') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Salter-E.H.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2008
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 26 inches
Bloom size: 3.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 26-30
Branching: 4-way
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: purple with blue violet eye above green throat

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
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid

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'Black Fathom Depths' was a featured
Plant of the Day for March 24, 2018.

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Location: Ditchlily's GardenDate: 2011-05-25Black Fathom Depths 5-25 FFO
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Location: My garden in northeast TexasDate: 2017-08-18Black Fathom Depths
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Location: southern KYDate: 2019-06-14
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Location: Ditchlily's GardenDate: 2011-06-02Close up of throat
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Date: 2012-06-07Photo Courtesy of Mr. Fancy Plants Daylily Nursery Used with Perm
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Location: southern KYDate: 2019-06-14
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Location: southern KYDate: 2020-06-01
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Plant Events from our members
Seedfork On May 13, 2018 Bloomed
First bloom on this plant this year.
Seedfork On April 12, 2018 Miscellaneous Event
First scape on this plant this year.
Seedfork On September 15, 2017 Miscellaneous Event
Moved entire clump back about a foot.
Seedfork On May 2, 2017 Bloomed
First bloom ever on this plant in my garden.
Seedfork On April 7, 2017 Obtained plant
Received from In The Neighborhood Daylilies.
beckygardener On September 5, 2017 Obtained plant
Received 2 fans from Stilldew (Susan).
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
July 2020 blooms by Jillz Sep 13, 2020 1:49 PM 603
April 2020 blooms: by Seedfork May 8, 2020 9:00 PM 160
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
Clump Shots 2019 by Seedfork Feb 17, 2020 9:52 AM 578
May 2019 blooms by Diggerofdirt Jun 1, 2019 10:15 PM 372
April 2019 Blooms by dixiebelle426 May 16, 2019 8:46 PM 156
Favorite daylily pics to help us thru winter by bluegrassmom Mar 5, 2020 8:32 PM 915
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
May 2018 Blooms by beckygardener Jun 5, 2018 11:10 PM 380
The 10th Daylily of the Day poll (Closed) by beckygardener Feb 13, 2018 12:04 AM 14
Show me your little ones! by Scatterbrain Dec 19, 2017 7:15 AM 105
August 2017 Blooms by kousa Sep 1, 2017 5:19 PM 325
Name This Daylily 2017 by spunky1 Aug 5, 2017 8:07 AM 56
May 2017 Blooms by Seedfork Jun 6, 2017 9:05 PM 458
Daylily Clump photos by Seedfork Sep 21, 2017 8:09 PM 354
April 2017 Blooms by GaNinFl May 1, 2017 4:25 PM 261
2017 Daylily Orders Recieved by spunky1 Nov 1, 2017 6:17 PM 339
What are your high bud count cultivars? by bluegrassmom Aug 3, 2016 1:42 PM 19
Which daylilies are your best clump performers? by Cynthia59P Sep 16, 2016 6:42 PM 161

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