Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Mauna Loa') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Roberts
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1976
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 22 inches
Bloom size: 5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Rust Resistance: Shows Susceptibility
Rust Resistance Decimal Score: 3.5
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Edged
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: amber gold blend with wire edge of deep red and light green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 1981

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
Parentage: (Commandment x Botticelli) x (sdlg x Paprika Velvet)
Child plants: 71 child plants

Photo courtesy of Nate Bremer of Solaris Farms

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'Mauna Loa' was a featured
Plant of the Day for November 7, 2016.

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Location: 382 River Road, Pequea, PA 17565Date: July 5, 2015Intense and eye-catching
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Location: Wentworth, NS, CanadaDate: 2016-01-17
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Date: 2004-08-11Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Location: 382 River Road, Pequea, PA 17565Date: July 11, 2015Very eye-catching blooms
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-07-06After rain.
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Date: 1999-07-01Image courtesy of Archway Daylily Gardens Used with permission
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Comments:
Posted by Joy (Kalama, Wa. - Zone 8b) on Dec 3, 2011 5:49 AM

An almost fluorescent tangerine gold blend with a striking red edge to the petals.

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Posted by Marilyn (Northern KY - Zone 6a) on Aug 27, 2014 12:02 AM

Hemerocallis 'Mauna Loa' is bright. The color is a bright orange and stands out in the garden. When you see it, you will love it.

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