Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Sacred Ibis') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Lambertson
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2007
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 28 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Bud Count: 16-20
Branching: 3-way
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: light cream violet with medium blue purple eye and edge with outer gold trim 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 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
Parentage: Blue Hippo x sdlg
Child plants: 3 child plants


'Sacred Ibis' was a featured
Plant of the Day for July 25, 2017.

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Plant Events from our members
Pat236 On March 27, 2019 Obtained plant
Received a huge double fan from Chocolatechiphorses. Pot planted with Golden Breasted Starling.
Pat236 On March 20, 2019 Miscellaneous Event
Won a double fan from Chocolatechiphorses on the Lily Auction for spring 2019 shipping.
Pat236 On May 30, 2018 Plant Ended (Removed, Died, Discarded, etc)
Plant did not survive the winter.
Pat236 On July 16, 2017 Bloomed
Nice bloom this morning. I like the colors. Not sure where I will ground plant this one...maybe near some purples.
Pat236 On June 28, 2017 Miscellaneous Event
Noticed buds and scapes this morning.
Pat236 On May 24, 2017 Obtained plant
Received a nice double fan from Park Lane on the Lily Auction.
Pat236 On March 9, 2017 Obtained plant
Won double fan from Parklane on the Lily Auction.
amberjewel On June 6, 2016 Miscellaneous Event
First scapes observed.
amberjewel On June 16, 2015 Obtained plant
Purchased DF online from Flourishing Daylilies. No scapes here in 2015.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Daylilies Received 2019 by spunky1 Apr 13, 2019 2:13 PM 113
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
7th Daylily of the Day Poll (CLOSED) by beckygardener Jun 2, 2017 3:59 PM 16
2017 Daylily Orders Recieved by spunky1 Nov 1, 2017 6:17 PM 339
What have been your best (or worst) pod/pollen parents this year? by amberjewel Aug 3, 2016 1:54 PM 22
Purple daylily flowers by csandt Jul 18, 2016 11:24 AM 27
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758
daylily hardiness by 1peislander Aug 16, 2016 3:52 PM 31
More blooming. by Ladylovingdove Jul 26, 2012 2:15 PM 410

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