Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Egyptian Red') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: McDade-Parry
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1947
Ploidy: Diploid
Scape height: 43 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Bicolor or Reverse Bicolor
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: ORD/YGL3: Orange red dark petals with yellow green light sepals bicolor

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division

Discussion Threads about this plant
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The sun does not set on daylilies by Gleni May 8, 2019 6:25 AM 544
13th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Sep 10, 2018 3:23 PM 18
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Anyone seeing "poor bud count" and "branching" this year? by petruske Aug 18, 2018 12:28 PM 35
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
Daylily Clump Shots 2018 by Hazelcrestmikeb Oct 4, 2018 1:36 PM 198
2018 Shipping Season has Begun! by VHarmon Jun 5, 2018 7:20 PM 105
9th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Oct 31, 2017 10:27 PM 34
Daylilies of the Antipodes by Gleni Jul 26, 2018 12:19 PM 816
Which is your favourite small/mini purple? by Scatterbrain Mar 12, 2018 10:53 AM 143
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
The Southern Hemisphere bursts into bloom. by Gleni Aug 25, 2017 8:03 PM 1,026
August Blooms 2016 by mantisOH Sep 1, 2016 11:03 PM 303
May blooms 2016 by scflowers Jun 1, 2016 4:32 PM 380
Daylily Alphabet - Show us Your "E's" by Hemlady Feb 9, 2016 11:36 PM 31
What daylilies did you order this year? by AnnaSartin Sep 11, 2014 6:27 AM 67
April 2014 Blooms by Betja May 26, 2014 10:00 AM 125
More bargain boxes on the auction by earlybird Apr 24, 2012 6:20 PM 7

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