Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Gus Townsend') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Townsend-J.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2006
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 23 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Early
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 10-15
Branching: 3-way
Bloom Traits: Edged
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: purple with bright gold edge above green throat

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: Nature's Showman x unknown

Compliments of James Townsend,the hybridizer

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
July 2019 Seedlings by flowerpower35 Aug 3, 2019 2:03 PM 477
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
How good are you at expanding your bloom season? by lovegrillin Apr 5, 2019 4:07 PM 33
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
2018 Shipping Season has Begun! by VHarmon Jun 5, 2018 7:20 PM 105
My layout plan for new rectangular bed, what do you think? by lovegrillin Feb 16, 2018 5:50 PM 11
Narrow leafed daylilies not good for hot zones 9-11? by Seedfork Jul 26, 2018 12:11 AM 24
What new Daylily cultivars did you add this year. by kssmith Aug 20, 2015 8:31 AM 72
Last shipment for the season, I hope! by profesora Aug 1, 2015 3:10 PM 7
May 2015 Blooms by Seedfork Jun 7, 2015 12:00 PM 333
Daylily Alphabet .... Show Us Your "G's" by bluegrassmom Feb 9, 2016 7:42 PM 47
August 2014 Blooms by ARoseblush Aug 31, 2014 5:05 PM 181
My What Big Teeth You Have by kkaymci55 May 2, 2014 9:32 AM 36
Favorite Toothy, Fringed, Hairy and Tentacled Daylilies by Char Jan 29, 2014 6:41 PM 61
July Seedlings 2013 by Hemlady Mar 2, 2014 6:12 AM 251
July Blooms 2013 by Hemlady Aug 2, 2013 1:11 PM 678
Ugly Seedling Thread? by Seedsower Nov 28, 2012 1:33 PM 35
Toothy, Fringed & Tentacled Daylilies by Betja Jul 4, 2018 8:14 AM 54
July 2012 Blooms by Betja Aug 5, 2012 11:32 AM 274
My Order From Tink 3472! by Betja Mar 17, 2012 11:36 PM 8

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