Daylily (Hemerocallis 'First Bird') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Lovell
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2005
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 20 inches
Bloom size: 4 inches
Bloom time: Extra early
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 16-20
Branching: 4-way
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: cantaloupe self above very small olive 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: Stella De Oro x Ruffled Masterpiece

Photo Courtesy of Walnut Hill Gardens Used With Permission. Unaut

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Fall 2019 by Char Nov 19, 2019 2:16 PM 928
Go south of the equator young daylily. by Gleni Nov 19, 2019 6:27 AM 311
Show us your PODS by petruske Oct 25, 2019 10:54 AM 45
2020 Bloom Season What is on your List? by DaylilyDazzled Nov 16, 2019 7:19 PM 144
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
How does this happen, Without pollination from another type of lily by ZiggyZagTwo Jul 26, 2019 4:15 PM 50
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
May 2019 blooms by Diggerofdirt Jun 1, 2019 10:15 PM 372
Any idea??? by dixiebelle426 May 6, 2019 7:26 AM 35
How good are you at expanding your bloom season? by lovegrillin Apr 5, 2019 4:07 PM 33
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Spring 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2019 4:14 AM 1,431
Weed Control in Daylily Beds by bluegrassmom Mar 22, 2019 6:10 AM 30
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2018/2019 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2019 4:35 AM 1,271
The sun does not set on daylilies by Gleni May 8, 2019 6:25 AM 544
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
Do You Have a Problem with Daylilies Blooms Fading by 1PM? by kousa Jul 22, 2018 1:09 PM 15

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