Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Smoke Scream') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Gossard
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2004
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 42 inches
Bloom size: 6.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bud Count: 10-15
Branching: 3-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Unusual Form
Unusual Form - Crispate
Color description: purple blend with dark purple eye above green white throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2008

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: Diploid
Parentage: Starman's Quest x Malachite Prism
Child plants: 35 child plants

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Larry's ObsessionLarry's Obsession
By LarryR on February 27, 2014

About three months ago, I began an odyssey that took me to places that, in my life long journey as a gardener, I never would have imagined. It all began with a daylily seedling.

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'Smoke Scream' was a featured
Plant of the Day for March 14, 2020.

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Location: Heavenly Gardens, OHDate: 2012-07-15
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By LarryR
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Photo courtesy of MaryAnn Pruden of Lily House
By Calif_Sue
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Location: My zone 5 gardenDate: 2016-06-28This is one gorgeous flower and looks just like it is supposed to
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Location: Carleton Place, Ontario CanadaDate: 2016-07-28
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Location: My gardenDate: July-13-2015
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Date: 2010-06-19Photo Courtesy of Lobo Rose and Daylily Gardens Used With Permiss
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Date: 2007-07-30Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Mystic Meadows Daylily Farm. Used with Permissi
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Location: Poland, MaineDate: 2013-07-11
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Location: My zone 5 garden.Date: 2017-07-05
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Photo courtesy of James Gossard of Heavenly Gardens
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Photo courtesy of James Gossard of Heavenly Gardens
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Photo Courtesy of Crossview Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Keast Daylily Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Something New Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Harbour Breezes Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Fairyscape Daylilies. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Fairyscape Daylilies. Used with Permission.
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Location: My zone 5 gardenDate: 2016-06-27My very first bloom on a new plant this spring.  Love it.
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Location: Wentworth, NS, CanadaDate: 2016-07-20
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Location: My garden in Warrenville, SCDate: 2017-06-07
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Location: My zone 5 garden.Date: 2017-07-12
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Location: My zone 5 garden.Date: 2017-07-13
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
August seedlings by Diggerofdirt Sep 17, 2020 9:24 PM 120
Your best Gossard plants? by bluegrassmom Sep 17, 2020 12:02 AM 57
July seedlings by profesora Aug 5, 2020 6:01 PM 371
July 2020 blooms by Jillz Sep 13, 2020 1:49 PM 603
June 2020 seedlings by SunriseSide Jul 2, 2020 9:18 AM 293
Clumps, Mini-Clumps, Multiples Anybody? by Avedon Sep 7, 2020 12:45 PM 217
15th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Jan 12, 2020 10:26 PM 21
Best Pod and Pollen Parents of 2019 by shive1 Oct 28, 2019 6:05 PM 22
July 2019 Seedlings by flowerpower35 Aug 3, 2019 2:03 PM 477
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
June 2019 Seedlings by beckygardener Jul 2, 2019 4:45 AM 440
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Spring 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2019 4:14 AM 1,431
New for 2019 bloom season, what's on your list? by floota Aug 24, 2019 7:58 AM 1,085
Garden name sugestions, please. by Scatterbrain Jul 12, 2018 10:09 AM 7
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
May 2018 Blooms by beckygardener Jun 5, 2018 11:10 PM 380
What Were Your Top Ten Daylilies for 2017? by Char Jan 6, 2018 8:27 PM 59
Please share photos of your sibling seedlings by scflowers Apr 14, 2019 1:16 AM 145
What are you ordering for 2018? by Betja Sep 4, 2018 9:02 AM 1,021

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