Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Fabulous Black Pearl') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Salter
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2008
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 25 inches
Bloom size: 5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Early Morning Opener (EMO)
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Edged
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: lavender with black purple cream eye and edge above green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2014

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Child plants: 10 child plants

FBP

Larry's ObsessionLarry's Obsession
By LarryR on February 27, 2014

About three months ago, I began an odyssey that took me to places that, in my life long journey as a gardener, I never would have imagined. It all began with a daylily seedling.

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'Fabulous Black Pearl' was a featured
Plant of the Day for February 15, 2016.

Photo gallery:
Location: Bonner Garden, GADate: May 2010Remembered from National and bought on Lily Auction - can't wait
By dera
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Location: Shady Rest Gardens Cartersville, Ga.Date: 2011-06-25
By Casshigh
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Courtesy of Peace on Earth Gardens Used with permission
By vic
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By Betja
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Date: 2010-06-06
By floota
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Date: 2013-08-09
By mattsmom
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Location: Cantonment, FLDate: 2012-04-28
By tink3472
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Photo Courtesy of Wynn's Daylily Garden. Used with Permission
By Joy
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Location: Bakersfield, CADate: Nov. 13, 2011Got it in late Sept., blooming with two scapes in November!
By Betja
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Location: Cantonment, FLDate: 2012-04-20
By tink3472
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Location: Cantonment, FLDate: 2012-04-20
By tink3472
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: 2012-05-02
By Betja
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Photo courtesy Maryott's Gardens. Used with permission.
By Calif_Sue
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Location: In my Wisconsin, zone 4 garden.Date: 2014-08-03
By mattsmom
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Location: my zone 4a gardenDate: July 25, 2016 mid-morning
By julrich
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By Betja
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Plant Events from our members
Pat236 On June 17, 2018 Bloomed
First bloom ever.
Pat236 On May 10, 2018 Obtained plant
Received as a bonus from AmyGarden on the Lily Auction. Planted in the back bed.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
June 2020 Blooms by Avedon Jul 11, 2020 7:46 PM 569
Clumps, Mini-Clumps, Multiples Anybody? by Avedon Sep 7, 2020 12:45 PM 217
May 2020 Blooms by Betja Jun 3, 2020 10:35 PM 384
Deja Vu by beenthere Dec 9, 2019 8:14 PM 23
May 2019 blooms by Diggerofdirt Jun 1, 2019 10:15 PM 372
Untitled by petruske Feb 25, 2019 8:29 AM 13
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Winter losses? by bluegrassmom May 27, 2018 6:28 AM 91
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
What daylilies are all of you ordering for 2016? by alwaysbehindMN Dec 20, 2015 11:41 AM 24
Second Daylily of the Day cultivar poll by beckygardener Nov 1, 2015 5:43 AM 42
July, 2015 seedlings by GDJCB Jul 17, 2016 6:41 AM 352
May Seedling Blooms by jon Jun 1, 2015 8:22 AM 181
Daylily Alphabet .... Show Us Your "F's" by Hemlady Mar 8, 2020 2:18 PM 73
june seedlings by spunky1 Jul 22, 2014 6:25 AM 303
Seedlings 2014 or (Dogs are barking in Lillian) by spunky1 Jun 4, 2014 11:48 AM 154
May 2014 Blooms by Betja Jul 12, 2015 3:40 PM 353
What daylilies did you order this year? by AnnaSartin Sep 11, 2014 6:27 AM 67
Daylilies arrived by profesora Jul 1, 2014 9:19 PM 362
July Blooms 2013 by Hemlady Aug 2, 2013 1:11 PM 678

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