Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Red Twister') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Ferguson
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1980
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 27 inches
Bloom size: 6.25 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Bloom Traits: Bitone or Reverse Bitone
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: red bitone with green gold 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: (Douglas Dale x sdlg) x sdlg
Child plants: 9 child plants

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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2011-08-09
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Date: 2013-07-14
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2017-06-06
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2004-07-10
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2016-01-01
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2017-10-11
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2011-08-01
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2011-08-01
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2011-07-21
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2011-08-01
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Photo Courtesy of Crossview Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2014-07-03
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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2013-07-03
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2004-07-19
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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The sun does not set on daylilies by Gleni May 8, 2019 6:25 AM 544
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
Daylilies of the Antipodes by Gleni Jul 26, 2018 12:19 PM 816
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
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
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
The Southern Hemisphere bursts into bloom. by Gleni Aug 25, 2017 8:03 PM 1,026
Fourth Daylily of the Day Poll ..... by beckygardener Aug 1, 2016 9:09 AM 60
July blooms 2016 by Barbalee Aug 6, 2016 7:37 AM 902
Re-bloom Cultivars by beckygardener Oct 27, 2016 5:59 PM 595
What daylilies are all of you ordering for 2016? by alwaysbehindMN Dec 20, 2015 11:41 AM 24
What are you adding for 2016? by JWWC Oct 19, 2016 8:42 PM 676
Second Daylily of the Day cultivar poll by beckygardener Nov 1, 2015 5:43 AM 42
Southern Hemisphere beauties 2015-16 by Gleni Aug 31, 2016 11:56 AM 838
What new Daylily cultivars did you add this year. by kssmith Aug 20, 2015 8:31 AM 72

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