Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Mort Morss') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Salter
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2002
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 27 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Edged
Toothed or Fringed Edge
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: deep intense purple with large sharks tooth edge above small yellow green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2005

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
Parentage: Fortune's Dearest x Forbidden Fantasy
Child plants: 55 child plants

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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: 2015-06-05
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Mort Morss in 100+ degree weather
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Mort Morss in morning shade.
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Photo courtesy of Bill Jarvis
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Mort Morss
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Location: Waynesboro MSDate: 2008-05-16
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Location: My garden in zone 5/6 Indiana. Date: 6/14/14
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Mort Morss in morning sunlight.
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Photo Courtesy of Woods Daylily Gardens, Au. Used with Permission
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Best Time To Put In An Order For Daylilies 2019 by Feisty1 Oct 21, 2018 8:53 PM 59
Please share photos of your sibling seedlings by scflowers Apr 14, 2019 1:16 AM 145
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
June 2017 seedlings by gardenglory Jul 5, 2017 8:51 AM 319
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2017 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2017 1:29 PM 1,015
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
Direct Sowing Seeds by Lalambchop1 Sep 4, 2016 9:15 PM 10
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Your most regrettable daylily purchase... what was it? by Nysbadmk8 Sep 7, 2016 8:18 AM 170
daylily hardiness by 1peislander Aug 16, 2016 3:52 PM 31
What are you adding for 2016? by JWWC Oct 19, 2016 8:42 PM 676
Best advice you have ever received from a hybridizer... by Ahead Sep 25, 2016 12:42 PM 75
Second Daylily of the Day cultivar poll by beckygardener Nov 1, 2015 5:43 AM 42
Good Club Programs by Lalambchop1 Dec 12, 2015 9:05 AM 56
Southern Hemisphere beauties 2015-16 by Gleni Aug 31, 2016 11:56 AM 838
August - Seedlings 2015 by Char Dec 1, 2015 5:24 AM 115
Your Best Daylily Parents by GDJCB Aug 6, 2015 1:58 PM 81
July, 2015 seedlings by GDJCB Jul 17, 2016 6:41 AM 352
july 2015 blooms by dormantsrule Aug 2, 2015 5:53 AM 729
First bloom buds of 2015 by beckygardener Apr 30, 2015 8:19 PM 171

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