Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Fortitude') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Kirchhoff-D.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2003
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 27 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rebloom
Early Morning Opener (EMO)
Bud Count: 21-25
Branching: 4-way
Bloom Traits: Edged
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: pumpkin orange gold with deeper edge above yellow to 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: (Crimson Wind x sdlg) x Safe Island

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2018/2019 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2019 4:26 AM 1,242
The Blooming South. Season 2014-15 by Gleni Feb 23, 2015 8:00 AM 951
April 2014 Blooms by Betja May 26, 2014 10:00 AM 125
August Blooms 2013 by Char Sep 9, 2013 5:55 AM 311

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