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

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Howe
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1968
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 36 inches
Bloom size: 6.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: crimson self 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
Parentage: Boldness x Red Valor

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
Favorite daylily pics to help us thru winter by bluegrassmom Mar 12, 2019 6:34 AM 329
September 2018 blooms by profesora Oct 2, 2018 6:44 PM 271
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
September Blooms by Hemlady Mar 24, 2017 8:44 PM 198
Your number 1 Daylily by crawgarden Sep 13, 2016 4:28 PM 143
The Southern Hemisphere bursts into bloom. by Gleni Aug 25, 2017 8:03 PM 1,026
July blooms 2016 by Barbalee Aug 6, 2016 7:37 AM 902
Re-bloom Cultivars by beckygardener Oct 27, 2016 5:59 PM 595
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758
I'm so excited!! I have Scapes!!! by mom2cjemma Jun 7, 2016 6:50 PM 35
my order from Mormingstar is here by javaMom May 6, 2016 11:51 AM 26
Help for combination in Daylilies arrangement by javaMom Mar 27, 2016 9:58 AM 38
New to daylily and need your help by javaMom Mar 16, 2016 1:22 PM 16
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
Second Daylily of the Day cultivar poll by beckygardener Nov 1, 2015 5:43 AM 42

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