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

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Cruse
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1988
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 26 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: bright red self with yellow green throat

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: sdlg x Scarlet Robe

Discussion Threads about this plant
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August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
The sun does not set on daylilies by Gleni May 8, 2019 6:25 AM 544
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
What are you ordering for 2018? by Betja Sep 4, 2018 9:02 AM 1,021
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
What Did You Do In Your Daylily Garden Today? by bloominholes2fill Nov 11, 2019 8:50 AM 3,853
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
Purple daylily flowers by csandt Jul 18, 2016 11:24 AM 27
Need to vent....Daylily thief! by Lilydaydreamer Sep 3, 2016 7:14 PM 78
best spot for DL's by Mayo62 Sep 11, 2015 10:34 AM 23
USDA Zone 9 Favourite Daylilies by beckygardener Aug 15, 2015 6:33 AM 13
Dominant, recessive, additive characteristics by admmad Jun 18, 2019 11:39 PM 20
Alphabet of Daylily Terms...Let's Talk About "U" by Char Feb 26, 2015 4:25 PM 8
Daylily Alphabet...Show Us Your "T's" by Hemlady Feb 24, 2016 1:25 PM 37
Slightly Different Nursery by tgarden711 Nov 22, 2014 7:08 AM 22
ATP Series: The Daylilies of Van Sellers and Victor Santa Lucia by Char Apr 12, 2014 5:55 AM 19
Maryott's 2013 Introductions and Updated Website! by Betja Oct 14, 2013 8:37 AM 409
AHS 2012 Awards are up! by lilylady Nov 12, 2012 11:42 PM 22
Abundantdaylilies on the Lily Auction--Where is he? by Casshigh Sep 20, 2012 6:11 PM 39

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