Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Sea Dragon') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Polston
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2003
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 22 inches
Bloom size: 5.75 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bud Count: 10-15
Branching: 2-way
Bloom Traits: Bitone or Reverse Bitone
Eye or Band
Edged
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: dark purple bitone with darker purple eye and gold edge 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 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: Tetraploid
Parentage: (Strawberry Candy x Startle) x (Ida's Magic x Regal Braid)

Poly bloom

Garden Tours:  Valleylynn, Lynn SmithGarden Tours: Valleylynn, Lynn Smith
By Sharon on November 12, 2011

Let's take a trip this week to Oregon and visit the lovely gardens created by Lynn Smith and her husband, Cliff. It's always fun to step out of our own climate to see what grows well in another, and sometimes it's even more fun to see what our climates have in common. You are going to love what you see!

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Location: My Garden in Janesville, WIDate: 2015-07-24
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Location: Oswego, Illinois
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Location: Dayton, OHPhoto Courtesy of Pleasant Valley Gardens. Used With Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Bluegrass Daylily Gardens. Used with Permission
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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It's that time again. I need help describing some blooms. by daylilly99 Sep 5, 2020 5:25 AM 28
August 2020 Blooms by Charlemagne Sep 13, 2020 8:56 AM 392
July seedlings by profesora Sep 20, 2020 9:03 AM 372
July 2020 blooms by Jillz Sep 13, 2020 1:49 PM 603
Explanation to what distorted and stunted the daylilys! by Sheridragonfly Jun 7, 2020 1:56 PM 1
June 2020 Blooms by Avedon Jul 11, 2020 7:46 PM 569
Clumps, Mini-Clumps, Multiples Anybody? by Avedon Sep 26, 2020 6:11 PM 236
May 2020 Blooms by Betja Jun 3, 2020 10:35 PM 384
Anyone want to share how much growth in your daylilys April 2020? by Sheridragonfly Apr 9, 2020 9:26 AM 13
Three is not a crowd! by frankrichards16 Sep 12, 2020 9:19 PM 239
First Plants of the Season Arrived by Pat236 Aug 21, 2020 6:51 AM 237
Is it Dor, Sev or Evg? Hansen Videos by admmad Apr 5, 2020 5:40 PM 61
15th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Jan 12, 2020 10:26 PM 21
Drum Roll Please by daylilly99 Dec 12, 2019 9:30 PM 19
What Happens on the LA... by josieskid Feb 28, 2020 9:53 AM 881
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Fall 2019 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2019 5:14 AM 1,315
Go south of the equator young daylily. by Gleni Feb 13, 2020 7:38 AM 544
Best Pod and Pollen Parents of 2019 by shive1 Oct 28, 2019 6:05 PM 22
What do you think? by Sheridragonfly Aug 17, 2019 3:38 PM 8
August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489

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