Daylily (Hemerocallis 'August Frost') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Trimmer
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1995
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 34 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Late
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Rust Resistance: Shows Susceptibility
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: near white self with green 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
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Arctic Snow x Candor
Child plants: 10 child plants

Beautiful bloom

'August Frost' was a featured
Plant of the Day for May 10, 2017.

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Location: all photos from my gardensDate: 2018-06-09
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Photo Courtesy of Fairyscape Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Location: kitchenerDate: 2015-07-21
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2011-08-18
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2010-08-20
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2010-08-09
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Photo Courtesy of Homestead Farms Nursery. Used with Permission.
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Location: Wentworth, NSDate: 2014-07-25
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania 17565Date: 2017-07-08
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-07-13
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Photo Courtesy of Nottawasaga Daylilies. Used with Permission.
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania 17565Date: 2017-07-08
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Location: Liverpool, EnglandDate: 2019-07-11
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Comments:
Posted by Joy (Kalama, Wa. - Zone 8b) on Jul 14, 2013 11:24 PM

August Frost opens well after a cool morning, making it a good cultivar for the PNW or other cooler regions.

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Posted by Paintedtrillium (Maine - Zone 6a) on Aug 13, 2019 7:35 PM

Each 'August Frost' flower opens beautifully in southern Maine! It is one of my favorite August daylilies.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
"Reblooming" Question.. by Gareson Jul 17, 2019 3:48 PM 4
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
Late Flowering Daylily Bloom Times in 2018, Zone 7 by Scapehunter Aug 18, 2018 8:09 AM 4
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
Daylily Clump Shots 2018 by Hazelcrestmikeb Oct 4, 2018 1:36 PM 198
What Were Your Top Ten Daylilies for 2017? by Char Jan 6, 2018 8:27 PM 59
Counting seedling fans by admmad Nov 26, 2017 6:51 PM 8
September Blooms by Charlemagne Sep 28, 2017 5:16 PM 112
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645
Daylily Clump photos by Seedfork Sep 21, 2017 8:09 PM 354
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2017 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2017 1:29 PM 1,015
6th Daylily of the Day Poll(Closed) by beckygardener Mar 8, 2017 1:40 PM 11
August Blooms 2016 by mantisOH Sep 1, 2016 11:03 PM 303
Is there any relationship between rebloom and high number of branches by Seedfork Aug 8, 2016 11:15 PM 11
Looking for late blooming daylilies to extend the bloom season. Any ideas? by Cynthia59P Oct 13, 2018 6:19 AM 173
Re-bloom Cultivars by beckygardener Oct 27, 2016 5:59 PM 595
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2016 (Closed) by Char Sep 22, 2016 5:19 AM 855

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