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

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Carpenter-K.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1983
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 5.75 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rebloom
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: vivid red with light tangerine eyezone and 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 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: (Samurai Silk x Chicago Silver) x (Samurai Silk x sdlg)

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
joan senior daylily by YCNAN Nov 14, 2019 9:26 AM 11
October 2019 blooms by profesora Oct 31, 2019 4:33 PM 256
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Fall 2019 by Char Nov 14, 2019 8:36 PM 872
Widely differing colors..... by Paul2032 Sep 13, 2019 6:23 AM 11
September 2019 Daylily Blooms by Charlemagne Oct 4, 2019 7:15 AM 436
My daylily order from Schrieners....... by Paul2032 Aug 18, 2019 10:39 AM 6
Where do you buy your Daylilies..... by Paul2032 Aug 26, 2019 10:55 AM 42
August Seedlings by kousa Sep 1, 2019 12:47 PM 207
"Reblooming" Question.. by Gareson Jul 17, 2019 3:48 PM 4
July 2019 Seedlings by flowerpower35 Aug 3, 2019 2:03 PM 477
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
Daylily salads! by Aazhie Jun 27, 2019 6:31 AM 7
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Summer 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 23, 2019 4:10 AM 1,706
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
June 2019 Seedlings by beckygardener Jul 2, 2019 4:45 AM 440
Spring Sickness by petruske Jun 28, 2019 4:38 PM 30
Hybridizing question? by Seedfork May 14, 2019 11:20 AM 4
Clump Shots 2019 by Seedfork Nov 7, 2019 5:43 PM 563
May 2019 blooms by Diggerofdirt Jun 1, 2019 10:15 PM 372
May 2019 seedlings by spunky1 Jun 1, 2019 7:11 PM 180

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