Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Royal Jester') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Kennedy-Allgood
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1991
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 24 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Late
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Bicolor or Reverse Bicolor
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: strawberry and cream bicolor with light green 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
Child plants: 15 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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14th Daylily of the Day Poll (CLOSED) by beckygardener Mar 24, 2019 4:07 PM 17
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
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
Daylilies of the Antipodes by Gleni Jul 26, 2018 12:19 PM 816
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
Daylily Clump photos by Seedfork Sep 21, 2017 8:09 PM 354
August Blooms 2016 by mantisOH Sep 1, 2016 11:03 PM 303
Looking for late blooming daylilies to extend the bloom season. Any ideas? by Cynthia59P Oct 13, 2018 6:19 AM 173
bloom traits reverse bitone...what does it mean? by BlueRidge Jul 13, 2016 5:34 AM 17
July blooms 2016 by Barbalee Aug 6, 2016 7:37 AM 902
Pictures of your NOID's by GDJCB Jul 27, 2016 7:53 PM 286
Mystery daylily by mom2cjemma Aug 20, 2015 10:57 PM 6
july 2015 blooms by dormantsrule Aug 2, 2015 5:53 AM 729
Newbie advice thread by kylaluaz Jun 16, 2015 2:24 PM 47
Daylily Alphabet..... Show Us Your "R's" by Hemlady Feb 13, 2016 5:13 PM 49
Daylilies that bloom for over a month, two months, and three months? by Seedfork Jul 31, 2014 8:13 PM 42
July 2014 Blooms by Hemlady Aug 2, 2014 4:58 PM 589
Show Us Your Latest Blooming Daylilies Please by Hemlady Nov 14, 2014 1:20 PM 438
july in cindy's garden by Hemlady Aug 13, 2012 6:32 AM 138

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