Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Rock Solid') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Stamile
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2002
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 27 inches
Bloom size: 4.75 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Early Morning Opener (EMO)
Bud Count: 31-35
Branching: 6-way
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Edged
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: cream with plum violet eye and edge above green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 2011
Honorable Mention: 2008

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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Inner Destiny x Francois Verhaert
Child plants: 144 child plants

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Location: Central MD zone 6Date: 2013-07-01
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Location: My zone 5 garden.Date: 2018-07-18soo many polys this year.
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Comments:
Posted by mcash70 (Near Kamloops, BC, Canada - Zone 3a) on Sep 29, 2011 6:00 PM

I was very pleased with Rock Solid's first year performance in my garden, it sure stood up to it's name!!

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Plant Events from our members
ARoseblush On July 24, 2014 Bloomed
Pat236 On June 13, 2018 Bloomed
Nice bloom last week and this week.
Pat236 On June 10, 2017 Bloomed
Started blooming last week and today I had a triple. This is truly an excellent performer.
Pat236 On June 7, 2017 Bloomed
Another triple this morning. This plants really performs.
Pat236 On April 12, 2017 Obtained plant
Received a small fan as a bonus from Alron2 on the Lily Auction.
Pat236 On June 5, 2016 Bloomed
First bloom ever yesterday and today. Looks like this wil be an excellent performer.
Pat236 On May 10, 2016 Plant emerged
First scape appeared...awaiting blooms.
Pat236 On August 14, 2015 Obtained plant
Received plant from cooldaylilies on Ebay. Planted and awaiting blooms.
amberjewel On September 10, 2016 Obtained plant
Plant obtained from twixanddud (Laura) and planted early September
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