Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Spider Man') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Durio
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1982
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 24 inches
Bloom size: 7 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Rust Resistance: Shows Resistance
Rust Resistance Decimal Score: 1.0
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: bright red self with chartreuse throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 1998
Honorable Mention: 1993

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: Douglas Dale x Howard Goodson
Child plants: 36 child plants

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Location: Enterprise, Al. 36330Date: 2018-07-15Spider Man
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Location: Kalama, Wa.Date: Jul 8, 2011 1:15 PM
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Location: Enterprise, Al. 36330Date: 2017-05-04
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-06-27A gorgeous plant from Oakes Daylilies (part of a Raffle That is N
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Location: southern KYDate: 2018-07-02
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Date: 2002-08-01Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Location: Melvindale, Mi. 48122Date: Mid season 2010Nice plant, fast multiplier.
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Location: my gardenDate: 2013-07-20
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Location: Enterprise, Al. 36330Date: 2017-07-15
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-07-03Spider Man's saturated red blooms are gorgeous! Heat wave in prog
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2011-07-08
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2011-07-12
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2011-07-08
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2011-07-21
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2006-06-13
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2006-06-13
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2007-06-11
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-06-27A gorgeous plant from Oakes Daylilies (part of a Raffle That is N
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-06-27
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Location: Wentworth, NS, CanadaDate: 2018-07-27
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Comments:
Posted by Joy (Kalama, Wa. - Zone 8b) on Dec 3, 2011 7:29 AM

Bright red self with chartreuse throat. Floriferous and stunning in a clump.

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Plant Events from our members
chelle On September 29, 2015 Transplanted
N Section of raised bed in old veggie patch, from east end to center area.
Seedfork On April 12, 2018 Miscellaneous Event
First scape on this plant for the year.
Seedfork On April 26, 2017 Bloomed
First bloom on this plant ever in my garden.
Seedfork On April 3, 2017 Miscellaneous Event
First scape ever on this plant in my garden.
Seedfork On September 28, 2016 Obtained plant
Purchased from Peace On Earth Gardens, $10.00
csandt On May 5, 2017 Obtained plant
robertduval14 On June 23, 2018 Obtained plant
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