PlantsDaylilies→Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Black Gold')

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Corliss
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1955
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 36 inches
Bloom time: Extra early
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: black self

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: Diploid
Parentage: Gunga Din x (Blanche Hooker x Bronze Glow)

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Prettiest Faces in Your Garden by shive1 Jan 27, 2021 5:07 PM 82
July seedlings by profesora Sep 20, 2020 9:03 AM 372
July 2020 blooms by Jillz Sep 13, 2020 1:49 PM 603
First Plants of the Season Arrived by Pat236 Aug 21, 2020 6:51 AM 237
Eggshells Used as Fertilizer by blue23rose Mar 24, 2020 11:30 AM 18
Complete Selfs by MrKGDickie Mar 7, 2020 4:27 PM 58
List of converted daylilies by Diggerofdirt Feb 3, 2020 10:22 PM 27
Inheritance Ideas by MochaJoe Jan 24, 2020 11:08 AM 24
Is it Dor, Sev or Evg? Hansen Videos by admmad Apr 5, 2020 5:40 PM 61
OK, I know I am ungrateful wretch but... by goedric Feb 16, 2020 11:19 AM 93
What Happens on the LA... by josieskid Feb 28, 2020 9:53 AM 881
September 2019 Daylily Blooms by Charlemagne Mar 25, 2020 10:30 AM 443
August Seedlings by kousa Sep 1, 2019 12:47 PM 207
August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
Incidental Seedling by mom2cjemma Jul 13, 2019 7:39 PM 12
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
June 2019 Seedlings by beckygardener Jul 2, 2019 4:45 AM 440
Clump Shots 2019 by Seedfork Feb 17, 2020 9:52 AM 578
What to expect? by daverme Apr 25, 2019 11:49 AM 27
How good are you at expanding your bloom season? by lovegrillin Feb 27, 2020 3:24 PM 40

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