Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Regal Heir') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Carpenter-J.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1987
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 22 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: purple self with yellow green throat
AHS Awards: PC: 1992

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

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Date: 2011-07-09
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Photo Courtesy of Crossview Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Comments:
Posted by BradKY (Wilmore, KY - Zone 6b) on Sep 13, 2017 8:12 AM

For years this flower only bloomed "just okay" or not so good. Discovered that it doesn't care about morning sun but wants later morning/afternoon/evening full sun. Now it blooms like crazy, and reblooms.

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