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
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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Swallow Tail Kite x Webster's Pink Wonder
Child plants: 4 child plants

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'Sweet Child of Mine' was a featured
Plant of the Day for November 11, 2017.

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Comments:
Posted by Marilyn (Kentucky - 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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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Clumps, Mini-Clumps, Multiples Anybody? by Avedon Sep 7, 2020 12:45 PM 217
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
Clump Shots 2019 by Seedfork Feb 17, 2020 9:52 AM 578
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
Show me your little ones! by Scatterbrain Dec 19, 2017 7:15 AM 105
9th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Oct 31, 2017 10:27 PM 34
What are you ordering for 2018? by Betja Sep 4, 2018 9:02 AM 1,021
Northern Daylily Fans: Which evergreens do well for you? by LarryR Mar 21, 2018 4:07 PM 63
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758
july 2015 blooms by dormantsrule Aug 2, 2015 5:53 AM 729
June 2015 Blooms by kidfishing Jul 2, 2015 3:39 PM 635
May Seedling Blooms by jon Jun 1, 2015 8:22 AM 181
Your best performers by bluegrassmom Jul 8, 2014 1:57 PM 19
LA winter bidding and wins... Chat thread by bluegrassmom Feb 9, 2014 7:41 PM 162
July Blooms 2013 by Hemlady Aug 2, 2013 1:11 PM 678
Davisson daylilies by daylilydreams Nov 15, 2013 8:30 PM 59

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