Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Tennyson') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Trimmer
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1999
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 26 inches
Bloom size: 4.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 21-25
Branching: 2-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: pink polychrome above yellow green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2005

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Janet Gordon x Summer Blush
Child plants: 12 child plants

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Date: 2014-07-19
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Location: VermontDate: 2008-07-20
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Location:  Bronx NYDate: 2018-07-19Full shade. Very rainy year! First year flowering.
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Date: 2007-07-31Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Location: Enterprise, Al. 36330Date: 2019-05-10Really like the plant, but bought it for the name.
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Photo Courtesy of Something New Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Location: Northern GermanyDate: 2017-07-11
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Location: My gardenDate: 2018-07-06
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Blooms sometime towards pink, other times more orange
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Photo Courtesy of Water Mill Gardens Used with Permission
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Photo courtesy of Nate Bremer of Solaris Farms
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Photo Courtesy of 5 Acre Farm Daylilies Used With Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Crossview Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Rural Roots Gardens. Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Harbour Breezes Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Plant Events from our members
Seedfork On May 12, 2018 Bloomed
First bloom on this plant in my garden.
Seedfork On April 22, 2018 Miscellaneous Event
First scape ever on this plant in my garden.
Seedfork On September 15, 2017 Maintenance performed
Moved entire clump back about a foot
Seedfork On September 10, 2017 Miscellaneous Event
Did not bloom in the 2017 season.
Seedfork On April 7, 2017 Obtained plant
Received from In The Neighborhood Daylilies
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Daylily you would buy for the name by djinnevada Aug 13, 2020 8:38 PM 58
July seedlings by profesora Sep 20, 2020 9:03 AM 372
15th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Jan 12, 2020 10:26 PM 21
August Seedlings by kousa Sep 1, 2019 12:47 PM 207
July 2019 Seedlings by flowerpower35 Aug 3, 2019 2:03 PM 477
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
May 2019 blooms by Diggerofdirt Jun 1, 2019 10:15 PM 372
April 2019 Blooms by dixiebelle426 May 16, 2019 8:46 PM 156
Best Apricots and peaches by UncleWill Feb 9, 2020 5:52 PM 111
Favorite daylily pics to help us thru winter by bluegrassmom Mar 5, 2020 8:32 PM 915
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
July 2018 Seedlings by kousa Aug 4, 2018 4:01 PM 350
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
May 2018 Blooms by beckygardener Jun 5, 2018 11:10 PM 380
11th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener May 7, 2018 10:48 PM 13
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2018 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2018 4:04 AM 1,088
9th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Oct 31, 2017 10:27 PM 34
August 2017 Blooms by kousa Sep 1, 2017 5:19 PM 325
Newbie Q: Heat (GA-Zone 7b) and Dormant type Daylilies by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 17, 2017 9:02 AM 20
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535

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