Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Envy Me') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Reinke
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1995
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 38 inches
Bloom size: 9 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Unusual Form
Unusual Form - Cascade
Color description: lavender purple rose with dark purple etched eye and vivid chartreuse throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2002

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: Country Charmer x Kindly Light
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Larry's ObsessionLarry's Obsession
February 27, 2014

About three months ago, I began an odyssey that took me to places that, in my life long journey as a gardener, I never would have imagined. It all began with a daylily seedling.

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'Envy Me' was a featured
Plant of the Day for July 5, 2018.

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Posted by bxncbx (NYC - Zone 7a) on Apr 19, 2018 7:56 AM

Envy Me is a reliable bloomer in my garden. However, the scapes are nowhere near the height that they are registered. While it doesn't bloom down in the foliage the scapes are not very tall. It has also been a poor increaser in my garden. I have to admit though that it is planted on a hill in very rocky soil so that may have something to do with it. I've done many crosses with it and find it to be a very difficult pod parent. In my garden it is a much better pollen parent. I have several seedlings from it using the pollen so I know it is definitely pollen fertile.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Aug 16, 2018 12:00 AM 243
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Name This Daylily 2018 #2 by spunky1 Jul 15, 2018 12:44 PM 45
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
May 2018 Blooms by beckygardener Jun 5, 2018 11:10 PM 380
11th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener May 7, 2018 10:48 PM 13
Winter losses? by bluegrassmom May 27, 2018 6:28 AM 91
2018 Shipping Season has Begun! by VHarmon Jun 5, 2018 7:20 PM 105
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2018 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2018 4:04 AM 1,088
How to manage seedlings and beds by Seedfork Mar 28, 2018 8:22 AM 30
Need a beautiful spider daylily about 36 inches tall or that range by Sheridragonfly Feb 25, 2018 11:39 AM 6
What was your favorite daylilies in 2017? by bluegrassmom Feb 14, 2018 7:48 AM 89
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2017 - 2018 (Closed) by Char Mar 20, 2018 4:02 AM 1,270
October Blooms by kousa Nov 4, 2017 8:42 AM 78
What are you ordering for 2018? by Betja Jul 7, 2018 9:27 PM 973
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2017 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2017 5:45 AM 1,098
Name This Daylily 2017 #4 by spunky1 Aug 27, 2017 8:46 AM 27
August 2017 seedlings by Betja Sep 3, 2017 6:29 AM 93
Which is your favourite small/mini purple? by Scatterbrain Mar 12, 2018 10:53 AM 143
Your favorite must keep oldies! by bluegrassmom Sep 24, 2017 11:32 PM 39

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