Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Fantastic') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Whitehead
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1959
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 36 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rebloom
Bloom Traits: Bicolor or Reverse Bicolor
Halo
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: crushed violet and empire yellow bicolor with blue violet halo and 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

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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Help with color description? by daylilly99 Nov 9, 2019 9:32 AM 22
my registered daylily by jackky Oct 26, 2019 3:13 PM 6
Teach me about ploidy in daylilies...... by Paul2032 Nov 3, 2019 5:13 AM 29
Frank "Bud" Bennett intros by Bedmaker Oct 15, 2019 9:37 PM 17
October 2019 blooms by profesora Oct 31, 2019 4:33 PM 256
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Fall 2019 by Char Nov 20, 2019 8:30 AM 939
Go south of the equator young daylily. by Gleni Nov 20, 2019 8:26 AM 318
I named a daylily after you. by kidfishing Oct 13, 2019 10:27 PM 43
Show us your PODS by petruske Oct 25, 2019 10:54 AM 45
Auction Bids Going Over $1,000 !!! by Betja Oct 6, 2019 1:47 PM 248
September 2019 Daylily Blooms by Charlemagne Oct 4, 2019 7:15 AM 436
Where do you buy your Daylilies..... by Paul2032 Aug 26, 2019 10:55 AM 42
August Seedlings by kousa Sep 1, 2019 12:47 PM 207
August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
July 2019 Seedlings by flowerpower35 Aug 3, 2019 2:03 PM 477
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Summer 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 23, 2019 4:10 AM 1,706
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
June 2019 Seedlings by beckygardener Jul 2, 2019 4:45 AM 440
Clump Shots 2019 by Seedfork Nov 18, 2019 8:26 PM 568

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