Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Back Scratcher') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Hansen-D.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2006
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 33 inches
Bloom size: 7 inches
Bloom time: Early
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 36-40
Branching: 6-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Watermark
Bloom Form: Unusual Form
Unusual Form - Crispate
Color description: purple with lavender watermark above green throat

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: (Arctic Snow x unknown) x (Learning to Fly x unknown)
Child plants: 5 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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June 2020 seedlings by SunriseSide Jul 2, 2020 9:18 AM 293
Three is not a crowd! by frankrichards16 Sep 12, 2020 9:19 PM 239
What Crosses Are You Planning for Next Summer? by kousa Dec 3, 2019 8:59 AM 36
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
June 2019 Seedlings by beckygardener Jul 2, 2019 4:45 AM 440
May 2019 blooms by Diggerofdirt Jun 1, 2019 10:15 PM 372
May 2018 Blooms by beckygardener Jun 5, 2018 11:10 PM 380
Purple diploid daylilies by dayliliesrthebest Nov 3, 2017 8:57 AM 11
Daylily hybridizers: Show us your top 5 seedlings from last year by LarryR Feb 22, 2017 7:25 PM 145
5th Daylily of the Day POLL (Closed) by beckygardener Nov 12, 2016 6:34 PM 31
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758
May blooms 2016 by scflowers Jun 1, 2016 4:32 PM 380
What are you adding for 2016? by JWWC Oct 19, 2016 8:42 PM 676
Your Best Daylily Parents by GDJCB Aug 6, 2015 1:58 PM 81
June 2015 Blooms by kidfishing Jul 2, 2015 3:39 PM 635
Alphabet of Daylily Terms...Let's Talk About "M" by Char Feb 24, 2015 4:33 PM 13
Alphabet of Daylily Terms...Let's Talk About "E's" by Char Feb 11, 2015 3:21 AM 11
Daylily Alphabet - Show Us Your "B's" by Hemlady Oct 5, 2020 11:46 PM 235
Any favorite seedlings this year? by Betja Mar 20, 2015 6:20 AM 117
Lavender Blue Bed by caitlinsgarden Aug 6, 2014 8:45 AM 16

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