Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Eating Crow') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Reed
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2006
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 40 inches
Bloom size: 7 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bud Count: 10-15
Branching: 2-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Spider
Color description: black self above green 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
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Chief Black Hand x unknown

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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How to cut back daylilies at the end of season. by Wally2007 Aug 20, 2019 6:24 PM 7
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Summer 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 23, 2019 4:10 AM 1,706
if a dayllily has rust................ by signet Feb 22, 2018 8:33 AM 47
Looking For Help by MelissaHopper Oct 16, 2017 2:15 PM 14
Can a Fan Produce Multiple Scapes? by kousa Aug 5, 2017 8:27 PM 52
"Lining Out"...Can Someone Explain This Process to Me Please... by amberjewel Aug 19, 2017 9:22 PM 16
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
Can anyone tell me if this is a possibility ......... by signet Jun 15, 2017 11:28 AM 2
Deer Decimate 31 Daylilies Overnight by shive1 Jun 23, 2017 5:31 AM 86
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2016 - 2017 (closed) by Char Mar 20, 2017 5:05 AM 1,012
Rust and Summer Dormancy by needrain Oct 7, 2017 8:33 PM 24
recovery and loss by needrain Sep 22, 2016 6:02 AM 23
What to do about slugs and snails? by Lalambchop1 Sep 6, 2016 5:25 PM 30
Perhaps noteworthy ....? by beckygardener Jul 20, 2016 7:51 AM 67
Daylily Leafminers by ediblelandscapingsc Jul 21, 2016 10:24 PM 30
July blooms 2016 by Barbalee Aug 6, 2016 7:37 AM 902
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758
May blooms 2016 by scflowers Jun 1, 2016 4:32 PM 380
Early rust in the garden already by Seedfork Jul 15, 2016 9:00 AM 123
How Are Your Seedlings Doing? by kousa Sep 7, 2016 2:44 PM 310

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