Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Ruby Red Lips') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Nelson-M.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1981
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 24 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: orange red with ruby red eyezone and 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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Gay Carnival x sdlg
Child plants: one child plant

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Favorite daylily pics to help us thru winter by bluegrassmom Mar 12, 2019 6:34 AM 329
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Daylily Clump Shots 2018 by Hazelcrestmikeb Oct 4, 2018 1:36 PM 198
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
Whites with red eyes by admmad Aug 5, 2016 4:48 PM 18
Which daylilies are your best clump performers? by Cynthia59P Sep 16, 2016 6:42 PM 161
July blooms 2016 by Barbalee Aug 6, 2016 7:37 AM 902
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758
Help for combination in Daylilies arrangement by javaMom Mar 27, 2016 9:58 AM 38
New to daylily and need your help by javaMom Mar 16, 2016 1:22 PM 16
What are you adding for 2016? by JWWC Oct 19, 2016 8:42 PM 676
September 2015 blooms by sooby Oct 2, 2015 3:36 PM 93
Daylily Alphabet..... Show Us Your "R's" by Hemlady Feb 13, 2016 5:13 PM 49
Your best performers by bluegrassmom Jul 8, 2014 1:57 PM 19
July Seedlings by Hemlady Aug 2, 2014 3:21 PM 326
New member but not a newbie by tedsox09 Apr 26, 2014 11:41 PM 38
Daylilies arrived by profesora Jul 1, 2014 9:19 PM 362
Favorite red eyed and edged daylilies by shive1 Jan 27, 2014 11:41 AM 50
Blooming in June 2013 by Ladylovingdove Jul 4, 2013 3:08 PM 701
Browns Ferry Gardens - 2013 by Betja Jan 1, 2013 7:14 PM 10

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