Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Afraid') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Spalding-W.M.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1985
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 26 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: pink 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 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division

Photo Courtesy of Merrilily Gardens. Used with Permission.

Daylilies for DinnerDaylilies for Dinner
October 9, 2012

Growing up I ate more when grazing in the gardens than when sitting at the dinner table. Even now I wander around tasting my tomatoes, a nibble here, a nibble there, a leaf of spearmint, a daylily bud or two, a pinch of rosemary, basil . . . Yes. I do. I nibble my daylilies.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Describe This Daylily - Round 3 by daylilly99 Nov 11, 2019 6:11 PM 10
Deer Repellent? by Paul2032 Oct 7, 2019 11:25 PM 27
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2019 by Char Nov 17, 2019 10:05 AM 672
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Fall 2019 by Char Nov 17, 2019 6:16 PM 904
Go south of the equator young daylily. by Gleni Nov 17, 2019 2:59 PM 293
Really good yellow daylily by Ronny07 Sep 11, 2019 5:43 PM 33
September 2019 Daylily Blooms by Charlemagne Oct 4, 2019 7:15 AM 436
I need a 34 inch daylily rebloomer to enjoy photographing! by Sheridragonfly Sep 6, 2019 4:39 AM 8
Where do you buy your Daylilies..... by Paul2032 Aug 26, 2019 10:55 AM 42
Daylily salads! by Aazhie Jun 27, 2019 6:31 AM 7
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Summer 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 23, 2019 4:10 AM 1,706
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 23, 2019 4:22 AM 1,216
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
Clump Shots 2019 by Seedfork Nov 17, 2019 7:35 AM 565
Weird People tree mailing me by lovegrillin May 21, 2019 4:59 PM 65
May 2019 blooms by Diggerofdirt Jun 1, 2019 10:15 PM 372
April 2019 Blooms by dixiebelle426 May 16, 2019 8:46 PM 156
First Scape Of 2019 by Avedon Jul 6, 2019 12:09 PM 104
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2019 4:24 AM 1,145
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Spring 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2019 4:14 AM 1,431

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