Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Cardinal Explosion') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Culver-B.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2007
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Bud Count: 21-25
Branching: 3-way
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Edged
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: orange with bright exploding red eye and edge above yellow to green throat

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Dragon So x Lord Trickster
Child plants: 11 child plants

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Date: 2011-07-22Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Date: 2009-01-04Image courtesy of Charlotte's Daylily Diary. Used with permission
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Comments:
Posted by Newyorkrita (North Shore, Long Island, NY ) on Sep 11, 2013 5:56 PM

Cardinal Explosion is one of more than 40 daylilies growing in my garden that were hybridized by northern hybridizer Phil Korth. A large flower that has so much garden presence. You just can't miss Cardinal Explosion blooming in the garden.

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