Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Eloquent Cay') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Stamile
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2006
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 37 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Early Morning Opener (EMO)
Bud Count: 36-40
Branching: 5-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Edged
Bloom Form: Sculpted Form - Relief
Single
Color description: melon gold blend with green gold edge 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 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Shelter Cove x Spectral Elegance
Child plants: 4 child plants

New plant

Sculpted Forms: a New Look for a Favorite PerennialSculpted Forms: a New Look for a Favorite Perennial
April 23, 2012

The American Hemerocallis Society, the International Cultivar Registration Authority for the genus Hemerocallis, recognizes for registration groups of daylilies with different and distinctive flower shape as Forms. Daylily form refers to the shape or structure of the flower. Currently, there are six distinctive forms of daylilies, single, double, polymerous, spider, unusual form and the newest, sculpted form.

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Location: St. Peters, Missouri, zone 6Date: July 1, 2011New plant
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Date: 2016-06-28
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Photo Courtesy of Walnut Hill Gardens Used With Permission. Unaut
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Location: BX Creek Daylilies, Vernon, BC.Photo by Gail Morgan of BX Creek Daylilies. Used with permission.
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: May 11, 2012Taken in shade
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: May 11, 2012For some reason taking a picture with a brick background gives mo
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: May 11, 2012
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Image courtesy of Johnson Daylily Gardens Used with permission
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Photo Courtesy of Wynn's Daylily Garden. Used with Permission
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Date: 2009-12-08Courtesy of Shaw's Sunshine Gardens
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Mellow Yellows & Bold Golds by chalyse Sep 8, 2012 3:31 PM 21
Steph's Summer Blooms by rebloomnut Aug 18, 2012 10:07 PM 77
MAY 2012 Blooms by lovemyhouse Jun 10, 2012 11:08 AM 418

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