Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Carolyn Criswell') in the Daylilies Database

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AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Harris-Petree
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1977
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 22 inches
Bloom size: 4.5 inches
Bloom time: Early
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Bud Count: 10-15
Rust Resistance: Shows Resistance
Rust Resistance Decimal Score: 1.6
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: buff yellow self with green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 1982
Honorable Mention: 1979
JC: 1977
PC: 1979

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
Ploidy: Diploid
Parentage: Hope Diamond x Charbonier
Child plants: 21 child plants

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