Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Fire Burst') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Whatley
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1998
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 28 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Bud Count: 10-15
Branching: 3-way
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: red and yellow with green throat

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: sdlg x sdlg
Child plants: 5 child plants

FIRE BURST photo by M. Bouman

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Location: Whatley Garden, Florissant, MissouriDate: Summer 2006FIRE BURST photo by M. Bouman
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2018-06-26
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2007-06-23
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2011-06-19
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Location: Omaha, NebraskaDate: 2016-07-19
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Location: Omaha, NebraskaDate: 2015-06-30
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2018-06-26
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Photo Courtesy of Crossview Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Daylily Sweetheart. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Hillside Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2011-06-04
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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August 2020 Blooms by Charlemagne Sep 13, 2020 8:56 AM 392
June 2020 Blooms by Avedon Jul 11, 2020 7:46 PM 569
Is it Dor, Sev or Evg? Hansen Videos by admmad Apr 5, 2020 5:40 PM 61
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
May 2019 blooms by Diggerofdirt Jun 1, 2019 10:15 PM 372
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Spring 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2019 4:14 AM 1,431
The sun does not set on daylilies by Gleni May 8, 2019 6:25 AM 544
The 10th Daylily of the Day poll (Closed) by beckygardener Feb 13, 2018 12:04 AM 14
Cristated or "bearded" Daylily in cooler climates for hybridizing- I'm in 5A WI by Cpschult Mar 17, 2019 12:25 PM 86
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
What Did You Do In Your Daylily Garden Today? by bloominholes2fill Oct 1, 2020 4:05 PM 5,660
2017 Daylily Orders Recieved by spunky1 Nov 1, 2017 6:17 PM 339
The Southern Hemisphere bursts into bloom. by Gleni Aug 25, 2017 8:03 PM 1,026
Seedlings for June 2016 by spunky1 Jul 2, 2016 9:35 AM 394
What daylilies are all of you ordering for 2016? by alwaysbehindMN Dec 20, 2015 11:41 AM 24
What are you adding for 2016? by JWWC Oct 19, 2016 8:42 PM 676
Easy pod setters by JWWC Nov 11, 2015 12:21 PM 28
A Comparison of Color by DogsNDaylilies May 27, 2018 9:55 PM 30
july 2015 blooms by dormantsrule Aug 2, 2015 5:53 AM 729

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