Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Big Dog') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Howard-R.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2015
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 40 inches
Bloom size: 7 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bud Count: 16-20
Branching: 4-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Fertility notes: Pods can be difficult
Bloom Traits: Watermark
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: Dark magenta with large orchid watermark and yellow to 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
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Frieda Allen Jerrell x Purple Cheetah

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Photo Courtesy of Rich Howard, CT Daylily, used with permission
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2019/2020 by Char Jan 21, 2020 4:34 PM 421
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2019 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2019 4:59 AM 1,032
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Fall 2019 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2019 5:14 AM 1,315
Go south of the equator young daylily. by Gleni Jan 12, 2020 9:32 AM 519
August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
July 2019 Seedlings by flowerpower35 Aug 3, 2019 2:03 PM 477
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Summer 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 23, 2019 4:10 AM 1,706
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 23, 2019 4:22 AM 1,216
June 2019 Seedlings by beckygardener Jul 2, 2019 4:45 AM 440
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Spring 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2019 4:14 AM 1,431
Deer Invasion (from Jan 6 2017) by spunky1 Mar 12, 2019 6:38 PM 28
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2018/2019 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2019 4:26 AM 1,242
How Many Here Buy Daylily Seeds on the LA and Grow Them? by kousa Feb 21, 2019 8:27 AM 160
What's going on here? by IJsbrandtGA Sep 28, 2018 7:22 AM 11
The sun does not set on daylilies by Gleni May 8, 2019 6:25 AM 544
Time to cull? by frankrichards16 Sep 10, 2018 7:31 AM 18
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
July 2018 Seedlings by kousa Aug 4, 2018 4:01 PM 350
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Daylily 'Goners' 2018 by DogsNDaylilies Oct 13, 2018 4:15 AM 45

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