Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Purple Kaboom') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Gossard
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2006
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 29 inches
Bloom size: 6.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Early Morning Opener (EMO)
Bud Count: 16-20
Branching: 3-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Watermark
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: purple with lighter purple watermark above green throat

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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Swallow Tail Kite x (Malaysian Monarch x Tet. Barbara Mitchell)
Child plants: one child plant

Photo courtesy of James Gossard of Heavenly Gardens

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Date: 2006-10-29Photo courtesy of James Gossard of Heavenly Gardens
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Date: 2012-03-31Image courtesy of Charlotte's Daylily Diary. Used with permission
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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