Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Sweet Child of Mine') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Wilkerson
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2007
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 34 inches
Bloom size: 8 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 16-20
Branching: 3-way
Bloom Traits: Watermark
Bloom Form: Unusual Form
Unusual Form - Crispate
Color description: rose pink with lighter pink watermark 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 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: Swallow Tail Kite x Webster's Pink Wonder
Child plants: 4 child plants

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Location: My garden in Northern KYDate: 2015-07-21
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Location: My garden in Northern KYDate: 2015-07-21Second year plant.
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Location: My garden in Northern KYDate: 2015-07-21Closeup
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Posted by Marilyn (Northern KY - Zone 6a) on Aug 9, 2017 1:44 PM

One of my favorites, and I've looked forward to seeing the beautiful flowers every year, ever since I got it in 2013.

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