Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Finish the Race') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Emmerich
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2009
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Early Morning Opener (EMO)
Bud Count: 21-25
Branching: 4-way
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Edged
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: pale yellow ivory with lavender eye etched in violet and violet lavender ivory edge above yellow to green throat

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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: ((Eyes on the Prize x Tet. Lavender Blue Baby) x (sdlg x Heartbeat of Heaven)) x (Intelligent Design x (sdlg x Julie Newmar))

First flower

Photo gallery:
Photo courtesy of Karol Emmerich of Springwood Gardens
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Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
By Joy
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Untitled by tommy71 Jul 20, 2015 8:12 PM 1
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2018 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2018 6:03 AM 850
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2018 (Closed) by Char Sep 25, 2018 5:06 AM 1,115
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
What Did You Do In Your Daylily Garden Today? by bloominholes2fill Apr 22, 2019 6:35 PM 2,347
May 2017 Blooms by Seedfork Jun 6, 2017 9:05 PM 458
May 2017 Seedling Blooms by spunky1 Jun 2, 2017 6:28 AM 266
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
What are you adding for 2016? by JWWC Oct 19, 2016 8:42 PM 676
daylilies...it is an addiction! by lottabeds13 Dec 10, 2015 9:58 PM 131
Southern Hemisphere beauties 2015-16 by Gleni Aug 31, 2016 11:56 AM 838
My Karol Emmerich daylily bed by alwaysbehindMN Aug 12, 2014 4:46 AM 22
Shady Rest Gardens---A Spring Garden Tour by Casshigh Jan 11, 2014 12:39 PM 33
ATP Series: The Daylilies of Jack Carpenter by Char Apr 10, 2018 4:14 PM 44
ATP Series: The Daylilies of Patrick and Grace Stamile by Char Apr 12, 2014 5:54 AM 85
I declined an invite to be on my local clubs garden tour this summer.. by Seedsower May 6, 2012 9:20 AM 32
Seedling Progress #5 by spunky1 Jun 24, 2012 7:44 PM 222
Rita's August Garden Pictures by Newyorkrita Sep 2, 2011 6:10 AM 194
Trying to add zinnias to some daylily gardenbeds. by Newyorkrita Aug 19, 2011 5:17 PM 29

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