Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Free Wheelin'') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Stamile
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2004
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 34 inches
Bloom size: 9 inches
Bloom time: Extra early
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Early Morning Opener (EMO)
Bud Count: 46 & over
Branching: 6-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Spider
Color description: cream yellow with burgundy red eye above emerald green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 2013
Honorable Mention: 2010
HOS: 2011
ESB: 2013

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: Wild and Wonderful x Tet. Marked by Lydia
Child plants: 25 child plants

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'Free Wheelin'' was a featured
Plant of the Day for December 24, 2015.

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Comments:
Posted by mattsmom (WI) on Sep 29, 2011 10:46 PM

A favorite with garden visitors. HUGE, striking bloom. Very hardy & great increase here in my zone 4a garden.

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Plant Events from our members
Claudia On June 14, 2017 Bloomed
I have 2 small clumps of this daylily. 1 clump since 2012 and it has a couple of scrapes on it. The second was received in 2015 in a trade. That clump has the first ever bloom for me today! Thank you Ken!
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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April 2017 Seedling Blooms by spunky1 May 3, 2017 9:41 AM 161
Northern Daylily Fans: Which evergreens do well for you? by LarryR Mar 21, 2018 4:07 PM 63
Daylily variety for a newbie? by Jai_Ganesha Mar 1, 2017 8:55 AM 34
September Blooms by Hemlady Mar 24, 2017 8:44 PM 198
July blooms 2016 by Barbalee Aug 6, 2016 7:37 AM 902
May blooms 2016 by scflowers Jun 1, 2016 4:32 PM 380
Seedlings for May 2016 by spunky1 Jun 3, 2016 9:05 PM 236
my order from Mormingstar is here by javaMom May 6, 2016 11:51 AM 26
Daylilies that Died 2016 by DogsNDaylilies Jul 1, 2016 7:50 PM 94
Pics of poly blooms by GDJCB Sep 26, 2017 1:10 PM 448
What are you adding for 2016? by JWWC Oct 19, 2016 8:42 PM 676

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