Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Grasshopper') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Morry
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2009
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 44 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bud Count: 26-30
Branching: 5-way
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: rich velvety purple with prominent white midribs above expansive frog green to yellow 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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Tet. Jedi Tequila Sunrise x Purple Pauper

Photo courtesy of Karen Newman, Delano Daylilies

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
2020 Bloom Season What is on your List? by DaylilyDazzled Nov 16, 2019 7:19 PM 144
Project Daylillie Hill by Dirtworker Aug 23, 2019 10:09 PM 8
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
June 2019 Seedlings by beckygardener Jul 2, 2019 4:45 AM 440
name this daylily 2019 #1 by spunky1 Apr 27, 2019 11:30 AM 57
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2018/2019 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2019 4:26 AM 1,242
New for 2019 bloom season, what's on your list? by floota Aug 24, 2019 7:58 AM 1,085
Can't set pods thread...suggestions for success by Seedfork Sep 10, 2019 8:52 PM 110
What is this on my daylily? by evelyninthegarden Jul 2, 2018 11:09 PM 10
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2018 (Closed) by Char Sep 25, 2018 5:06 AM 1,115
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
May 2018 Blooms by beckygardener Jun 5, 2018 11:10 PM 380
swayed by your forum by carolem Jan 10, 2018 11:12 AM 17
Daylilies of the Antipodes by Gleni Jul 26, 2018 12:19 PM 816
August 2017 Blooms by kousa Sep 1, 2017 5:19 PM 325
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2017 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2017 1:29 PM 1,015
The Southern Hemisphere bursts into bloom. by Gleni Aug 25, 2017 8:03 PM 1,026
Fall Daylily Trades by hillbilly Sep 3, 2016 7:12 AM 21

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