Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Tempest in a Tutu') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Owen-P.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2010
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 18 inches
Bloom size: 3.25 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 16-20
Branching: 4-way
Bloom Traits: Bitone or Reverse Bitone
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: orange bitone with multiple triangular bands of red and deep purple

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
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: (Flock of Doves x Destined to See) x Ebony Pools

Photo courtesy of Paul J. Owen of Slightly Different Nursery

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February 27, 2014

About three months ago, I began an odyssey that took me to places that, in my life long journey as a gardener, I never would have imagined. It all began with a daylily seedling.

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