Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Laura Harwood') in the Daylilies Database

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AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Harwood
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1997
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 23 inches
Bloom size: 7 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rebloom
Rust Resistance: Shows Resistance
Rust Resistance Decimal Score: 1.3
Bloom Traits: Halo
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: burgundy purple with a yellow cream halo and a very green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 2010
Honorable Mention: 2005

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: (Blue Lustre x Really Lizzie) x Regal Finale
Child plants: 21 child plants

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'Laura Harwood' was a featured
Plant of the Day for August 15, 2015.

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Location: Boardman, OhioDate: August 7, 2018
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Date: 2018-07-20
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This should be in everyone's garden!
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Photo Courtesy of Cheryl's Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Location: my garden zone 7b NC, USADate: 2013-07-11
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Location: Lincoln NE zone 5Date: 2015-07-19Showing off her green center.
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.Date: 2018-08-03- Great pizazz and impact value.
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: 2016-06-17
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: 2016-06-17
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Date: 2010-07-20
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: 20011-08-08
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Date: 2006-08-06Posted with permission and photographed by Ramona Titus http://ww
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: Mid Summer
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Date: 2012-03-19Courtesy of Quarles Daylilies Used with Permission
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Location: My gardenDate: JULY-11-2016
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Location: Enterprise, Al. 36330Date: 2018-06-25Laura Harwood 16 open blooms
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.Date: 2018-07-31- Stunning: Bright and open, with canoe-shaped tips to the sepals
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Location: Macleay Island. Queensland, Australia
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Location: Macleay Island. Queensland, Australia
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Location: Enterprise, Al. 36330Date: 2016-06-10
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Location: My YardDate: 2016-06-23
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Location: My garden-Canoes, blotches.  Hard to get a decent bloomDate: 2016-07-03
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Location: Wentworth, NS, CanadaDate: 2016-08-21
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Location: The Perennial Plant Peddler, Findlay, OhioDate: 2017-07-26
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Comments:
Posted by mattsmom (WI) on Dec 3, 2011 6:25 AM

This older cultivar is a real eyecatcher in bloom. Very large blooms that are very striking. Blooms low to the foliage, however.

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Posted by Frillylily (springfield MO area - Zone 6a) on Jul 2, 2016 1:14 PM

Blooms in the foliage, frequently splotchy or deformed.

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Posted by GaNinFl (Florida Panhandle (Defuniak Springs) - Zone 8b) on Oct 17, 2015 4:56 PM

I was gifted this CV in late September and it has already made a nice recovery and has also added an extra fan or two. I look forward to seeing it bloom next season.

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Posted by Seedfork (Enterprise, Al. 36330 - Zone 8b) on Jun 30, 2018 1:31 PM

Beautiful blooms but the scapes are too short and the blooms are often down in the foliage.

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Plant Events from our members
Cat On July 31, 2014 Bloomed
Cat On May 20, 2014 Obtained plant
Seedfork On September 13, 2018 Maintenance performed
Not sure of the date, but dug and removed this clump from the garden. One clump left by the path. The divisions were potted and some planted in the give-a-way plot.
Seedfork On May 26, 2018 Bloomed
First bloom on this plant this year.
Seedfork On May 15, 2018 Miscellaneous Event
First scape on this plant this year.
Seedfork On May 15, 2017 Bloomed
First bloom on this plant for the year
Seedfork On April 27, 2017 Miscellaneous Event
First scape on this plant for the season, this clump is in the bog bed.
Seedfork On January 29, 2017 Miscellaneous Event
Moved from the bog bed to the new slope bed.
Seedfork On May 5, 2016 Miscellaneous Event
Observed first scape
Seedfork On October 15, 2015 Obtained plant
This is the second time I have planted Laura Harwood this year. Received and planted this plant from Cheryl's Daylilies
Seedfork On September 3, 2015 Obtained plant
Received and planted on the same day, from Claudia, Ill.
GaNinFl On May 18, 2017 Bloomed
GaNinFl On September 5, 2015 Potted up
Potted after soaking in systemic solution.
GaNinFl On September 3, 2015 Obtained plant
Thanks Claudia for sharing!
beckygardener On October 4, 2015 Transplanted
Planted in raised bed.
beckygardener On September 26, 2015 Obtained plant
Received 4 fans from Carmen (FrillyLily).
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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The sun does not set on daylilies by Gleni Dec 11, 2018 10:44 AM 406
September 2018 blooms by profesora Oct 2, 2018 6:44 PM 271
New for 2019 bloom season, what's on your list? by floota Dec 11, 2018 1:51 PM 236
Getting to the bottom of things...the root of the matter by Seedfork Aug 28, 2018 9:19 AM 15
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
Daylily Clump Shots 2018 by Hazelcrestmikeb Oct 4, 2018 1:36 PM 198
May 2018 Blooms by beckygardener Jun 5, 2018 11:10 PM 380
My layout plan for new rectangular bed, what do you think? by lovegrillin Feb 16, 2018 5:50 PM 11
Remainder of my 2017 seedlings by LarryR Aug 29, 2017 6:28 AM 22
Daylilies of the Antipodes by Gleni Jul 26, 2018 12:19 PM 816
August 2017 Blooms by kousa Sep 1, 2017 5:19 PM 325
8th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Aug 13, 2017 6:08 AM 11
Why do daylilies not produce blooms? by beckygardener Jul 21, 2017 2:47 PM 46
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645
May 2017 Blooms by Seedfork Jun 6, 2017 9:05 PM 458
Daylily Clump photos by Seedfork Sep 21, 2017 8:09 PM 354
Daylily hybridizers: Show us your top 5 seedlings from last year by LarryR Feb 22, 2017 7:25 PM 145

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