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

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Saxton
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1973
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 26 inches
Bloom size: 4.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: deep red self with chartreuse 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: sdlg x Godfather
Child plants: 2 child plants

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Cristated or "bearded" Daylily in cooler climates for hybridizing- I'm in 5A WI by Cpschult Mar 17, 2019 12:25 PM 86
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What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
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Do You Have Pictures of These Daylilies to Share? by chalyse May 26, 2014 6:16 AM 46
ID opinion please Holiday Delight? by Frillylily Jan 19, 2014 9:20 AM 15
Our Favorite Oranges! by Betja Jul 22, 2016 4:38 AM 221
ATP Series: The Daylilies of Dorothy Warrell by daylily Jul 4, 2016 8:31 AM 18
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ATP Series: The Daylilies of Jack Carpenter by Char Apr 10, 2018 4:14 PM 44

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