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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Kennedy
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1986
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 34 inches
Bloom size: 7 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: deep velvety red with black cast and green yellow 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
Ploidy: Diploid
Child plants: one child plant

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Location: Middle TennesseeDate: 2014-07-13In full sun
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Photo Courtesy of Valley of the Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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August 2021 Daylily Seedlings by spunky1 Aug 31, 2021 4:47 PM 149
May 2021 daylily blooms by spunky1 Jun 10, 2021 12:43 AM 477
Go south of the equator young daylily. by Gleni Feb 13, 2020 7:38 AM 544
The sun does not set on daylilies by Gleni May 8, 2019 6:25 AM 544
May 2018 Seedling Blooms by beckygardener Jun 3, 2018 6:59 AM 265
Daylilies of the Antipodes by Gleni Jul 26, 2018 12:19 PM 816
Northern Daylily Fans: Which evergreens do well for you? by LarryR Mar 21, 2018 4:07 PM 63
The Southern Hemisphere bursts into bloom. by Gleni Aug 25, 2017 8:03 PM 1,026
Southern Hemisphere beauties 2015-16 by Gleni Aug 31, 2016 11:56 AM 838
What are your favorite older dls that are keepers? by bluegrassmom Jul 31, 2015 10:50 AM 121
Alphabet of Daylily Terms...Let's Talk About "I's" by Char Feb 19, 2015 11:00 PM 13
Blooming in the Southern Hemisphere by Gleni Aug 31, 2015 9:11 AM 1,314

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