Daylily (Hemerocallis 'First Rose of Summer') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Sobek
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2005
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 34 inches
Bloom size: 4.12 inches
Bloom time: Early
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bud Count: 16-20
Branching: 4-way
Bloom Traits: Halo
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: rose pink with slightly darker rose halo above intense 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: Jonette x (Promises Promises x (Pardon Me x In Strawberry Time))

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Fall 2019 by Char Nov 22, 2019 5:23 PM 976
August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
Show us your "A" list by ShakespearesGarden Aug 3, 2019 2:35 PM 49
How Many Here Buy Daylily Seeds on the LA and Grow Them? by kousa Feb 21, 2019 8:27 AM 160
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
Feeling kind of edgy by Maryl May 5, 2019 11:22 AM 63
What Were Your Top Ten Daylilies for 2017? by Char Jan 6, 2018 8:27 PM 59
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2017 - 2018 (Closed) by Char Mar 20, 2018 4:02 AM 1,270
Daylilies of the Antipodes by Gleni Jul 26, 2018 12:19 PM 816
August 2017 Blooms by kousa Sep 1, 2017 5:19 PM 325
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
Daylily fans: Show us your appliqués by LarryR Mar 19, 2017 2:39 AM 47
Deer Invasion by spunky1 May 24, 2017 2:50 PM 98
Rust and Summer Dormancy by needrain Oct 7, 2017 8:33 PM 24
The Southern Hemisphere bursts into bloom. by Gleni Aug 25, 2017 8:03 PM 1,026
Re-bloom Cultivars by beckygardener Oct 27, 2016 5:59 PM 595
Need to vent....Daylily thief! by Lilydaydreamer Sep 3, 2016 7:14 PM 78
Seedlings for June 2016 by spunky1 Jul 2, 2016 9:35 AM 394
How many is too many? by Frillylily May 14, 2016 7:12 PM 115
How Are Your Seedlings Doing? by kousa Sep 7, 2016 2:44 PM 310

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