Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Stamile
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2008
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 32 inches
Bloom size: 6.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Early Morning Opener (EMO)
Bud Count: 26-30
Branching: 4-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Edged
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: bright yellow with red eye and edge
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2018

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Morning Colors x Peppermint Delight
Child plants: 4 child plants

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Common names
  • Daylily

'Sir Francis Drake' was a featured
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Comments:
  • Posted by Barbalee (Amarillo, TX - Zone 6b) on May 24, 2016 4:32 PM concerning plant:
    The Maryott catalog notes Sire Francis Drake as rust susceptible.
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