Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Gorgeous Red') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Carstensen
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1978
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 32 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: ruby red with deeper eyezone and pea green throat

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
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Just wanted to introduce myself by celestialrose Nov 22, 2019 9:41 AM 29
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2019 by Char Nov 22, 2019 10:51 AM 724
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Fall 2019 by Char Nov 22, 2019 9:34 AM 967
Go south of the equator young daylily. by Gleni Nov 22, 2019 9:44 AM 342
I named a daylily after you. by kidfishing Oct 13, 2019 10:27 PM 43
September 2019 Daylily Blooms by Charlemagne Oct 4, 2019 7:15 AM 436
August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
Road Trip to Crintonic Gardens by Char Aug 25, 2019 5:47 PM 18
July 2019 Seedlings by flowerpower35 Aug 3, 2019 2:03 PM 477
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Summer 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 23, 2019 4:10 AM 1,706
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 23, 2019 4:22 AM 1,216
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
June 2019 Seedlings by beckygardener Jul 2, 2019 4:45 AM 440
Clump Shots 2019 by Seedfork Nov 18, 2019 8:26 PM 568
May 2019 blooms by Diggerofdirt Jun 1, 2019 10:15 PM 372
May 2019 seedlings by spunky1 Jun 1, 2019 7:11 PM 180
Name this daylily 2019 #3 by spunky1 Apr 30, 2019 6:17 PM 51
name this daylily 2019 #1 by spunky1 Apr 27, 2019 11:30 AM 57
How good are you at expanding your bloom season? by lovegrillin Apr 5, 2019 4:07 PM 33

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