Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Empress') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Wheeler
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1943
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 40 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: VRD/OM3-P

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
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
Clump Shots 2019 by Seedfork Nov 17, 2019 7:35 AM 565
Late Flowering Daylily Bloom Times in 2018, Zone 7 by Scapehunter Aug 18, 2018 8:09 AM 4
Can't set pods thread...suggestions for success by Seedfork Sep 10, 2019 8:52 PM 110
Children of Dragonfly Dawn by beckygardener Jul 21, 2018 2:03 PM 20
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
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
Feeling kind of edgy by Maryl May 5, 2019 11:22 AM 63
August 2017 Blooms by kousa Sep 1, 2017 5:19 PM 325
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
What Did You Do In Your Daylily Garden Today? by bloominholes2fill Nov 11, 2019 8:50 AM 3,853
May 2017 Blooms by Seedfork Jun 6, 2017 9:05 PM 458
Daylily Clump photos by Seedfork Sep 21, 2017 8:09 PM 354
6th Daylily of the Day Poll(Closed) by beckygardener Mar 8, 2017 1:40 PM 11
Let's talk about the color "green" by TreeClimber Jan 13, 2017 1:19 PM 75
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
Can you pick the top 3 plants from your garden for 2016? by bluegrassmom Nov 21, 2016 4:56 AM 64

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