Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Asterisk') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Lambert
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1985
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 28 inches
Bloom size: 8 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Form: Unusual Form
Unusual Form - Spatulate
Color description: white spider with grayish cast and green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 1997

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: (Virginia Gada x Shibui Splendor) x Cerulean Star
Child plants: 48 child plants

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Black Walnut Trees Are Not Your EnemyBlack Walnut Trees Are Not Your Enemy
By foraygardengirl on December 26, 2014

Trees are valuable and beautiful assets to the environment and to any landscape, and black walnut trees are no exception. They are lovely trees that provide delicious and nutritious nuts and one of the most valuable hardwoods. They are allelopathic, however, and many gardeners avoid them or get rid of them.

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Posted by Halfprice (Dousland, Devon UK - Zone 9a) on Sep 18, 2015 2:57 PM

Asterisk is not listed as a re-bloomer, but it reliably re-blooms for me in South West England UK. In spite of cooler and wetter weather this summer, Asterisk has bloomed continuously for over 2 months, and every bloom has opened perfectly.

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