Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Early Sunrise') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Rudolph
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1963
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 36 inches
Bloom size: 7 inches
Bloom time: Early
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: yellow melon self with melon throat

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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Frances Fay x sdlg
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Summer 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 23, 2019 4:10 AM 1,706
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 23, 2019 4:22 AM 1,216
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
June 2019 Seedlings by beckygardener Jul 2, 2019 4:45 AM 440
May 2019 blooms by Diggerofdirt Jun 1, 2019 10:15 PM 372
First Scape Of 2019 by Avedon Jul 6, 2019 12:09 PM 104
The sun does not set on daylilies by Gleni May 8, 2019 6:25 AM 544
Can't set pods thread...suggestions for success by Seedfork Sep 10, 2019 8:52 PM 110
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
Poly blooms and oddities by ShakespearesGarden Nov 10, 2019 10:40 AM 514
Moldovan and/or Woodhall daylily cultivars by mfanders Apr 7, 2018 8:59 AM 6
What Were Your Top Ten Daylilies for 2017? by Char Jan 6, 2018 8:27 PM 59
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2017 - 2018 (Closed) by Char Mar 20, 2018 4:02 AM 1,270
7th Daylily of the Day Poll (CLOSED) by beckygardener Jun 2, 2017 3:59 PM 16
May 2017 Blooms by Seedfork Jun 6, 2017 9:05 PM 458
April 2017 Blooms by GaNinFl May 1, 2017 4:25 PM 261
The Southern Hemisphere bursts into bloom. by Gleni Aug 25, 2017 8:03 PM 1,026
Ugly leaves! What is it? by cybersix Jul 10, 2016 11:54 AM 45
Do you own any surviving southern dormants? by beckygardener Mar 17, 2016 1:58 PM 76

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