Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Rocket Man') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Stamile
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1991
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 9 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Unusual Form
Unusual Form - Spatulate
Color description: ruby red spider self with chartreuse throat

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: Velvet Widow x Tet. Open Hearth

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
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
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
June 2019 Seedlings by beckygardener Jul 2, 2019 4:45 AM 440
Clump Shots 2019 by Seedfork Nov 7, 2019 5:43 PM 563
Growing daylily seed by Haitihelper Dec 7, 2018 2:24 PM 9
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Poly blooms and oddities by ShakespearesGarden Nov 12, 2019 4:25 PM 515
9th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Oct 31, 2017 10:27 PM 34
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
Are there any clear oranges out there? by Polymerous Jun 21, 2018 12:33 AM 51
What Did You Do In Your Daylily Garden Today? by bloominholes2fill Nov 11, 2019 8:50 AM 3,853
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645
May 2017 Blooms by Seedfork Jun 6, 2017 9:05 PM 458
Daylily Clump photos by Seedfork Sep 21, 2017 8:09 PM 354
Daylily hybridizers: Show us your top 5 seedlings from last year by LarryR Feb 22, 2017 7:25 PM 145
Let's talk about the color "green" by TreeClimber Jan 13, 2017 1:19 PM 75
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2016 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2016 6:35 AM 881
Pictures of Your Favorite Combo Plants for Daylilies? by Legalily Feb 10, 2017 4:27 AM 40

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