Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Gold Drops') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Lenington-L.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1966
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 20 inches
Bloom size: 1.87 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: gold self

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Hippity Hop x sdlg
Child plants: one child plant

Photo Courtesy of Lobo Rose and Daylily Gardens. Used With Permis

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
May 2018 Seedling Blooms by beckygardener Jun 3, 2018 6:59 AM 265
What are you ordering for 2018? by Betja Sep 4, 2018 9:02 AM 1,021
Daylilies of the Antipodes by Gleni Jul 26, 2018 12:19 PM 816
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645
7th Daylily of the Day Poll (CLOSED) by beckygardener Jun 2, 2017 3:59 PM 16
Northern Daylily Fans: Which evergreens do well for you? by LarryR Mar 21, 2018 4:07 PM 63
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
The Southern Hemisphere bursts into bloom. by Gleni Aug 25, 2017 8:03 PM 1,026
July blooms 2016 by Barbalee Aug 6, 2016 7:37 AM 902
Buttered Popcorn or Spellbinder by canadanna May 30, 2016 12:43 PM 6
Easy pod setters by JWWC Nov 11, 2015 12:21 PM 28
USDA Zone 5b Favorite Daylilies by Claudia Aug 14, 2015 7:51 AM 5
August, 2015 Blooms by ARoseblush Aug 30, 2015 8:44 PM 404
july 2015 blooms by dormantsrule Aug 2, 2015 5:53 AM 729
Daylily Alphabet .... Show Us Your "G's" by bluegrassmom Feb 9, 2016 7:42 PM 47
July 2014 Blooms by Hemlady Aug 2, 2014 4:58 PM 589
Which DLs have good "Closure"? by caitlinsgarden Aug 2, 2013 11:02 PM 3
July Blooms 2013 by Hemlady Aug 2, 2013 1:11 PM 678
ATP Series: The Daylilies of Bob Carr by daylily Jan 31, 2014 8:23 PM 18

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