Daylily (Hemerocallis 'American Revolution') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Wild
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1972
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 28 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: velvety black red with green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2010

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
Child plants: 23 child plants

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Location: Bochum, GermanyDate: 2018-06-18on a  cloudy day
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Location: Bochum, GermanyDate: 2018-06-13
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Location: Bochum, GermanyDate: 2018-06-13
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Location: WisconsinDate: 2013-07-18
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Date: 2006-06-19Courtesy American Daylily and Perennials
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Location: My YardDate: Late spring 2015
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2011-07-18
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Location: My GardensDate: July 2011
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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2013-06-27Poly bloom
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Location: My YardDate: 2015-06-04
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Location: My GardensDate: July 11, 2008At Sunrise
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Location: Alnwick Garden, Northumberland, UKDate: 2013-08-05
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Location: Lexington, KYDate: 2015-06-23
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Location: Beautiful Tennessee, my gardenDate: June 6 , 2017first yr. for extra petals
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Location: Beautiful Tennessee, my gardenDate: June 6 , 2017conjoined bud/bloom
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Location: West Valley City, UTDate: 2013-07-23Taken early morning.
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Location: West Valley City, UTDate: Last flower of the season, 2014, taken early morning. Flower stayed this color all day.
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Location: My YardDate: 2015-05-22
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   Photo Courtesy of Smokeys Daylily Gardens Used with Permission
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: 2009-07-11
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Comments:
Posted by Joy (Kalama, Wa. - Zone 8b) on Dec 3, 2011 4:44 PM

Small growing plant. Plant in part shade to retain color. In continuous bloom from mid June through early August with many blossoms open at once. No spotting or discoloring detected in rainy weather. Very good parent for vigor, heavy-blooming habits and color. Very fertile pod parent.

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Zencat On June 20, 2015 Bloomed
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