Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Charles Johnston') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Gates-L.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1981
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 24 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Rust Resistance: Shows Susceptibility
Rust Resistance Decimal Score: 4.0
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: cherry red self with green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 1988
Honorable Mention: 1985
JC: 1982
PC: 1985

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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Child plants: 80 child plants

Photo courtesy of Karen Newman, Delano Daylilies

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Photo courtesy of Karen Newman, Delano Daylilies
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar BCDate: 2009-07-31 10:18 am. Blue Veronica enhances the blue tones that Charles sho
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar BCDate: 2014-07-243:20 pm. Exquisite colour and form.
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Location: My Garden in Janesville, WIDate: 2016-06-24
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Photo Courtesy of May's Acres Daylilies. Used with Permission.
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Courtesy of Peace on Earth Gardens Used with permission
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Location: South Central WIDate: 7/7/2011Charles Johnston
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Posted with permission and photographed by Jim Healey http://www.
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Photo courtesy of Nate Bremer of Solaris Farms
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Photo Courtesy of Alcovy Daylily Farm. Used with Permission.
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar BCDate: 2013-07-15 6:46 pm. Today's edges are folding in while tomorrow's bloom get
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   Photo Courtesy of Ellies Daylilies Used with Permission
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Date: 2006-06-18Photo Courtesy of Manatawny Creek Farm Used With Permission
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Date: 2010-07-12Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Walnut Hill Gardens Used With Permission. Unaut
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Photo Courtesy of Bluegrass Daylily Gardens. Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Homestead Farms Nursery. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Crossview Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Nottawasaga Daylilies. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Cheryl's Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Location: Dudley, MADate: 2008-07-19
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Photo Courtesy of Spring Fever Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2008-06-05
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2015-12-16
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Does anyone here have any idea what the name of these Daylily are? by gardenglassgems Sep 19, 2017 9:01 AM 11
Early Daylily Blooms Zone 7 --Outside Baltimore by Scapehunter Jun 12, 2017 7:59 AM 10
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
First daylily of the year by tveguy3 Jun 29, 2015 1:39 PM 8
July Seedlings by Hemlady Aug 2, 2014 3:21 PM 326
July Blooms 2013 by Hemlady Aug 2, 2013 1:11 PM 678
Santa's Little Helper et al by Maryl Jun 29, 2013 9:18 AM 17
Blooming in June 2013 by Ladylovingdove Jul 4, 2013 3:08 PM 701
Remarkable Reds by chalyse Jul 17, 2017 9:52 AM 292
Fred aka Spunky Thanks for the Name Game by kimbar Jul 27, 2012 7:09 AM 41
Debra's Seedlings by shive1 Aug 4, 2012 11:13 PM 117
June 2012 Blooms by LALAMBCHOP Jul 2, 2012 8:25 PM 318
May In Ditchlily's Garden by Ditchlily Jun 24, 2012 7:40 PM 129
Your Favorite Daylilies with a Watermark? by Betja Feb 25, 2012 8:53 PM 86
Which was the best daylilies in your garden for 2011? by bluegrassmom Feb 5, 2012 5:04 PM 127
Your Five Favorite Reds? by Betja Oct 18, 2012 12:25 AM 142
Have you grown a DL you decided you didn't like? by Frillylily May 19, 2016 8:22 AM 204

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