Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Wild
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1972
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
Ploidy: Diploid
Child plants: 27 child plants

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Location: Bochum, Germany
Date: 2018-06-18
on a  cloudy day
Location: Bochum, Germany
Date: 2018-06-13
Location: Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Date: 2015-07-21
Location: Bochum, Germany
Date: 2018-06-13
Location: Bochum, Germany
Date: 2022-07-06

Date: 2006-06-19
Courtesy American Daylily and Perennials
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Location: Wisconsin
Date: 2013-07-18
Location: Stokesdale, NC
Date: 2022-06-14
Location: My Gardens
Date: July 2011
Location: West Jefferson, North Carolina
Date: 2022-06-27
Location: Clinton, Michigan 49236
Date: 2017-10-19
"Hemerocallis 'American Revolution', 2017, Dark Red [Daylily], he
Location: West Jefferson, North Carolina
Date: 2023-07-02
Location: Oxfordshire, England
Date: 2019-07-05
with mini pollinator
Location: East Tennessee 
Date: 2021 7- 19-
Location: Lexington, KY
Date: 2015-06-23
Location: Beautiful Tennessee, my garden
Date: June 6 , 2017
first yr. for extra petals
Location: My Yard
Date: Late spring 2015
Location: My Yard
Date: 2015-06-04
Location: North Carolina
Date: 2022-07-07
American Revolution
Location: Eagle Bay, New York
Date: 2022-07-19
Daylily (Hemerocallis 'American Revolution')
Location: Lower Saxony, Germany
Date: 2016-07-21
Location: Beautiful Tennessee, my garden
Date: June 6 , 2017
conjoined bud/bloom
Location: In my garden.
Date: 2010-07-06
Location: Alnwick Garden, Northumberland, UK
Date: 2013-08-05
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Location: West Valley City, UT
Date: 2013-07-23
Taken early morning.
Location: My Gardens
Date: July 11, 2008
At Sunrise

   Photo Courtesy of Smokeys Daylily Gardens Used with Permission
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Photo courtesy of Karen Newman, Delano Daylilies

Photo Courtesy of A-1 Daylilies. Used with Permission.
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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8
Date: 2013-06-27
Poly bloom
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Location: Kalama, Wa
Date: 2011-07-18
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Uploaded by Hemlady
Location: Clinton, Michigan 49236
Date: 2015-07-09
"Hemerocallis 'American Revolution', 2015, Dark Red Daylily, hem-
Location: Eagle Bay, New York
Date: 2020-07-25
American Revolution, c;ose up
Location: In my garden.
Date: 2010-07-15
Location: Clinton, Michigan 49236
Date: 2017-10-19
"Hemerocallis 'American Revolution', 2017, Dark Red [Daylily], he
Location: My Yard
Date: 2015-05-22

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Location: North Carolina
Date: 2021-06-24
American Revolution
Location: DeCooman daylilies, Arcadia, Ohio
Date: 2019-07-12
Location: Eagle Bay, New York
Date: 2023-07-18
Daylily (Hemerocallis 'American Revolution')

Photo Courtesy of Cheryl's Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Courtesy of Shaw's Sunshine Gardens
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Location: West Valley City, UT
Date: Last flower of the season, 2014, taken early morning. Flower stayed this color all day.
Location: My Garden
Date: 2013-08-03

Courtesy DIG Daylilies
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Location: Ditchlily's Garden
Date: 2011-06-10
American Revolution
Uploaded by Hemlady
Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.
Date: 2009-07-11
  • Uploaded by Joy
Location: Lexington, KY
Date: 2014-06-23

   Photo Courtesy of E and B Farm Used with Permission
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Comments:
  • Posted by Joy (Kalama, Wa. - Zone 8b) on Dec 3, 2011 4:44 PM concerning plant:
    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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