Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Kansas Kitten') in the Daylilies Database

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AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Carpenter-J.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2002
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 22 inches
Bloom size: 5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 21-25
Branching: 5-way
Rust Resistance: Shows Susceptibility
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: lavender purple with dark purple eye above green throat
AHS Awards: 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 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: Lavender Blue Baby x Cranberry Eyed Picotee
Child plants: 11 child plants

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'Kansas Kitten' was a featured
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Location: central MD, zone 6Date: 2011-06-20
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Location: VermontDate: 2013-07-14
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Location: Wisconsin zone 5aDate: 2013-07-15
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Location: My zone 5 gardenDate: 2016-07-19
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Location: My zone 5 gardenDate: 2016-07-27really beautiful today.
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Location: southern KYDate: 2018-06-18
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Location: my zone 5 gardenDate: 2016-07-07
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Location: My zone 5 garden.Date: 2017-08-02
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Location: Bochum, GermanyDate: 2018-06-30
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Location: VermontDate: 2018-07-27
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Location: southern KYDate: 2018-06-18
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Location: VermontDate: 2016-07-17
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-07-03First summer in my garden. Heat wave in progress.
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-07-16Last blooms of the season for this pretty little cultivar. New
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Plant Events from our members
Friesfan1 On September 14, 2016 Obtained plant
Obtained plant from Park Lane Daylilies. Big beautiful fans.
csandt On August 18, 2017 Obtained plant
flowerpower35 On July 17, 2018 Bloomed
flowerpower35 On June 24, 2018 Miscellaneous Event
observed 2 scapes
flowerpower35 On May 19, 2018 Obtained plant
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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How Could This Have Happened??!! by Legalily Feb 17, 2019 8:00 AM 162
The sun does not set on daylilies by Gleni Feb 23, 2019 8:37 AM 534
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
Purple diploid daylilies by dayliliesrthebest Nov 3, 2017 8:57 AM 11
Daylilies of the Antipodes by Gleni Jul 26, 2018 12:19 PM 816
Which is your favourite small/mini purple? by Scatterbrain Mar 12, 2018 10:53 AM 143
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
May 2017 Blooms by Seedfork Jun 6, 2017 9:05 PM 458
Daylily Clump photos by Seedfork Sep 21, 2017 8:09 PM 354
Let's talk about the color "green" by TreeClimber Jan 13, 2017 1:19 PM 75
Rust and Summer Dormancy by needrain Oct 7, 2017 8:33 PM 24
Seedlings for September by ShakespearesGarden Sep 25, 2016 11:31 PM 46
The Southern Hemisphere bursts into bloom. by Gleni Aug 25, 2017 8:03 PM 1,026
What is your best performer in half shade? by Charlemagne Aug 13, 2016 1:36 PM 6
Fourth Daylily of the Day Poll ..... by beckygardener Aug 1, 2016 9:09 AM 60
Which daylilies are your best clump performers? by Cynthia59P Sep 16, 2016 6:42 PM 161
July blooms 2016 by Barbalee Aug 6, 2016 7:37 AM 902
Re-bloom Cultivars by beckygardener Oct 27, 2016 5:59 PM 595

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