Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Calamity Jane') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Trimmer
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2008
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 28 inches
Bloom size: 6.5 inches
Bloom time: Early
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Early Morning Opener (EMO)
Bud Count: 26-30
Branching: 3-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Edged
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: dark pink with red eye and edge above green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2012

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
Parentage: Elisa Dallas x Priscilla's Smile
Child plants: 2 child plants

Photo Courtesy of Fred Manning, Daylily Place. Used With Permissi

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Location: Melvindale, MiDate: 7/13
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Calamity Jane
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Location: Melvindale, Mi. 48122Date: July 2012
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Location: In my Wisconsin, zone 4 garden.Date: 2014-07-15
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2011-08-26
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Location: Cantonment, FLDate: 2012-04-06
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Location: Cantonment, FLDate: 2012-08-17
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Location: My zone 4 garden in WI.Date: 2013-07-14
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Location: In my Wisconsin, zone 4 garden.Date: 2013-07-14
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Location: In my Wisconsin, zone 4 garden.Date: 2015-07-16
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2011-08-26
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2011-08-26
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2017-06-01
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Comments:
Posted by mistyfog (southeast - Zone 6b) on Jan 2, 2012 7:34 PM

Calamity Jane--quick to increase in zone 6b garden.
Beautiful blossom, rich color, early morning opener.
Initial and following blooms same large size.

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Posted by Hemlady (Melvindale, Mi - Zone 5b) on Jul 26, 2012 7:28 AM

Very nice plant!!!

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Plant Events from our members
Pat236 On October 4, 2018 Obtained plant
Received another double fan from Wynn's. I will give this plant one more try as I love the blooms. All of the other plants rotted, but they were in pots. Planted in the back bed next to Arrogant Bastard.
Pat236 On June 15, 2018 Plant Ended (Removed, Died, Discarded, etc)
I no longer have this cultivar.
Pat236 On March 29, 2017 Miscellaneous Event
Scapes on most of the plants which are potted up. I have at least six fans.
Pat236 On October 18, 2016 Bloomed
Nice big bloom today!
Pat236 On September 26, 2016 Plant emerged
Noticed a small scape this morning....may get to see a bloom before the weather gets too cool.
Pat236 On September 6, 2016 Obtained plant
Received two double fans from Maryott's...planted and awaiting blooms in the spring.
Pat236 On May 18, 2016 Obtained plant
Received nice fans from Wynn's Daylily Garden...plants rotted.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
May 2018 Seedling Blooms by beckygardener Jun 3, 2018 6:59 AM 265
Will the real Red Sapphire please stand up ! by signet May 8, 2017 6:35 PM 11
May 2017 Blooms by Seedfork Jun 6, 2017 9:05 PM 458
October Blooms by Charlemagne Oct 31, 2016 5:51 PM 97
Maryott Bowing out of Commercial Sales by shive1 Oct 8, 2016 7:07 PM 114
May blooms 2016 by scflowers Jun 1, 2016 4:32 PM 380
So unexpected...first scape of the year! by Seedfork May 11, 2016 7:09 AM 213
Daylily Alphabet.. Show us your C's by bluegrassmom Feb 5, 2016 4:44 AM 53
Favorite red eyed and edged daylilies by shive1 Jan 27, 2014 11:41 AM 50
July Blooms 2013 by Hemlady Aug 2, 2013 1:11 PM 678
The eyes have it. by Ladylovingdove Mar 19, 2017 10:10 AM 87
daylilies colors dont look like photos by hines Jul 25, 2012 7:39 PM 50
Mistyfog's 2012 Blooms by mistyfog Sep 29, 2012 4:39 PM 570
june blooms in cindy's garden by Hemlady Jul 14, 2012 9:47 PM 116
MAY 2012 Blooms by lovemyhouse Jun 10, 2012 11:08 AM 418
Seedling Progress #5 by spunky1 Jun 24, 2012 7:44 PM 222
APRIL 2012 Blooms by tink3472 May 2, 2012 5:22 PM 358
Seed crosses you are planting this Spring by bluegrassmom Mar 10, 2012 12:48 AM 25
Back Yard Hybridizers Seedlings Thread #2 by spunky1 May 9, 2011 4:11 AM 100
April 2011 Blooms by tink3472 Apr 30, 2011 3:44 PM 41

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