Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Genesta') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Marshall-Earl
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2007
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 4.75 inches
Bloom time: Very Late
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Bud Builder
Diurnal
Bud Count: 46 & over
Branching: 6-way
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: bright yellow gold self

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
Parentage: sdlg x sdlg
Child plants: one child plant

Photo Courtesy of Harbour Breezes Daylilies. Used with Permission

'Genesta' was a featured
Plant of the Day for November 27, 2016.

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Plant Events from our members
beckygardener On September 16, 2016 Obtained plant
Received plant from Mike (Hazelcrestmikeb). 1 fan. Potted up.
csandt On August 18, 2017 Obtained plant
UncleWill On June 29, 2019 Obtained plant
Hazelcrestmikeb On November 8, 2018 Bloomed
2018 was a banner year for Genesta in my garden. Bloomed until hard frost showed up.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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How Important Is High Bud Count to You? by kousa Nov 18, 2019 10:50 AM 41
October 2019 blooms by profesora Oct 31, 2019 4:33 PM 256
September 2019 Daylily Blooms by Charlemagne Oct 4, 2019 7:15 AM 436
August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
Clump Shots 2019 by Seedfork Nov 18, 2019 8:26 PM 568
What is on your Popularity Poll ? by bluegrassmom Apr 21, 2019 10:30 AM 9
How good are you at expanding your bloom season? by lovegrillin Apr 5, 2019 4:07 PM 33
Brookwood Endearment by SusannesGarden Feb 26, 2019 7:55 AM 4
Best Apricots and peaches by UncleWill Jan 19, 2019 8:42 AM 49
October 2018 blooms by profesora Oct 29, 2018 8:04 AM 84
Want to find Daylilies for Spring 2019 by IAgrl Oct 21, 2019 8:55 PM 151
September 2018 blooms by profesora Oct 2, 2018 6:44 PM 271
New for 2019 bloom season, what's on your list? by floota Aug 24, 2019 7:58 AM 1,085
Late Flowering Daylily Bloom Times in 2018, Zone 7 by Scapehunter Aug 18, 2018 8:09 AM 4
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
Daylily plant report by petruske Aug 1, 2018 9:15 AM 7
Top picks you want to add to your daylily garden by bluegrassmom Jul 31, 2018 11:19 AM 31
Poly blooms and oddities by ShakespearesGarden Nov 19, 2019 5:34 PM 528
Daylily Clump Shots 2018 by Hazelcrestmikeb Oct 4, 2018 1:36 PM 198
What Were Your Top Ten Daylilies for 2017? by Char Jan 6, 2018 8:27 PM 59

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