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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Vestal
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1949
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 38 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: VRD1: Violet red dark self

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
Ploidy: Diploid

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
July 2020 blooms by Jillz Sep 13, 2020 1:49 PM 603
Pat Guidry Daylily Clearance Sale by Seedfork May 15, 2020 7:06 PM 44
15th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Jan 12, 2020 10:26 PM 21
Parentage Chat - Seedling, Unknown or Registered by JamesT Feb 14, 2020 11:48 AM 146
August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
Clump Shots 2019 by Seedfork Feb 17, 2020 9:52 AM 578
May 2019 blooms by Diggerofdirt Jun 1, 2019 10:15 PM 372
The sun does not set on daylilies by Gleni May 8, 2019 6:25 AM 544
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
Wish I could get these little ones! by Scatterbrain Jun 22, 2018 8:51 PM 39
9th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Oct 31, 2017 10:27 PM 34
What are you ordering for 2018? by Betja Sep 4, 2018 9:02 AM 1,021
I would love some thoughts on my seedling bed plan... by amberjewel Jul 12, 2017 1:33 PM 9
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
What Did You Do In Your Daylily Garden Today? by bloominholes2fill Jan 26, 2021 8:25 PM 6,039
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
Minimum time for seed pods to mature by amberjewel Oct 10, 2020 8:17 AM 20
Looking for late blooming daylilies to extend the bloom season. Any ideas? by Cynthia59P Oct 13, 2018 6:19 AM 173

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