Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Wild Smurf') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Gossard
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2010
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 27 inches
Bloom size: 8 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 16-20
Branching: 3-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: wine purple with patterned eye of blue purple and violet above whitish 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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: (sdlg x Tet. Ben Lee) x (Celebration of Angels x Tet. In the Navy)
Child plants: one child plant

Photo courtesy of James Gossard of Heavenly Gardens

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
July 2020 blooms by Jillz Sep 13, 2020 1:49 PM 603
June 2020 seedlings by SunriseSide Jul 2, 2020 9:18 AM 293
2020 Bloom Season What is on your List? by DaylilyDazzled Oct 9, 2020 7:14 PM 1,084
June 2019 Seedlings by beckygardener Jul 2, 2019 4:45 AM 440
Giving up on Gossard? by ShakespearesGarden May 14, 2019 9:06 PM 45
How Could This Have Happened??!! by Legalily Apr 20, 2019 5:56 PM 318
Want to find Daylilies for Spring 2019 by IAgrl Oct 21, 2019 8:55 PM 151
2018 Shipping Season has Begun! by VHarmon Jun 5, 2018 7:20 PM 105
What was your favorite daylilies in 2017? by bluegrassmom Feb 14, 2018 7:48 AM 89
What are you ordering for 2018? by Betja Sep 4, 2018 9:02 AM 1,021
What Did You Do In Your Daylily Garden Today? by bloominholes2fill Jan 15, 2021 7:34 PM 5,998
Daylily Alphabet...Show Us Your "W"s by Hemlady Jan 11, 2021 7:45 PM 94
July Blooms 2013 by Hemlady Aug 2, 2013 1:11 PM 678
July 2012 Blooms by Betja Aug 5, 2012 11:32 AM 274

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