Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Blue Hippo') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Lambertson
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2005
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 26 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 21-25
Branching: 3-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Edged
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: cream with large blue eye and blue gold edge above green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2011

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
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: sdlg x sdlg
Child plants: 45 child plants

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Photo courtesy of Karen Newman, Delano Daylilies
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Location: In my Wisconsin, zone 4 garden.Date: 2013-07-21
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Location: My garden in zone 5/6 Indiana. Date: 6/14
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Location: Garden of Doug McKemie/Sandy PerkinsDate: 2014-08-20Blue Hippo
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Location: Shores of MiservaDate: 8.04.2015
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Date: 2008-05-13Posted with permission and photographed by Leslie Mauck http://ww
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Date: 2008-05-18Posted with permission and photographed by Leslie Mauck http://ww
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Date: 2007-06-13Posted with permission and photographed by Steve Todd http://www.
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Comments:
Posted by mistyfog (southeast - Zone 6b) on Jan 2, 2012 7:31 PM

Blue Hippo is quick to increase in my zone 6b garden.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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