Daylily (Hemerocallis 'For a King') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Houston
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2003
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 18 inches
Bloom size: 7 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 16-20
Branching: 3-way
Bloom Traits: Edged
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: lavender with gold edge above yellow 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
Parentage: sdlg x sdlg

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Yes! An economical alternative to Humidity Domes... I hope! by goedric Nov 21, 2019 5:35 AM 8
Fertility in Bearded Daylilies Why are most pollen infertile Advice on F3 cross? by goedric Nov 17, 2019 9:40 AM 9
Daylily of the Day: Milk Chocolate by beckygardener Nov 21, 2019 9:43 AM 2
Just wanted to introduce myself by celestialrose Nov 21, 2019 11:08 PM 27
Humidity Domes for Starting Seedlings Indoors... Essential? Nice to Have? by goedric Nov 15, 2019 4:15 PM 7
fungus gnats are going down! by josieskid Nov 21, 2019 8:41 AM 71
"Want List" Daylilies for Spring 2020 by Char Nov 18, 2019 3:47 PM 4
Floyd Cove Doing Calendars and Mouse Pads Through 2:00 Eastern Tomorrow! by Betja Nov 9, 2019 6:43 PM 1
Describe This Daylily - Round 3 by daylilly99 Nov 11, 2019 6:11 PM 10
Another seedling that needs describing. by daylilly99 Nov 7, 2019 10:13 PM 16
Observations of Dormancy by admmad Nov 7, 2019 1:39 PM 27
Evergreen Daylilies in Florida by admmad Nov 3, 2019 7:47 PM 3
Problems with making crosses with your conversions? by bobjax Nov 5, 2019 6:36 PM 18
How Important Is High Bud Count to You? by kousa Nov 18, 2019 10:50 AM 41
Help with color description? by daylilly99 Nov 21, 2019 7:26 PM 23
what is your best wide white edge daylily by jackky Nov 2, 2019 2:18 PM 8
Sick Daylilies - Coastal Texas - Zone 9 by adc1947 Oct 26, 2019 4:50 PM 6
What is your preference in daylilies and why? by Paul2032 Oct 30, 2019 5:18 PM 11
Lining Out by spunky1 Nov 12, 2019 12:14 PM 25
Teach me about ploidy in daylilies...... by Paul2032 Nov 3, 2019 5:13 AM 29

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