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

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: McEwen
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1971
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 26 inches
Bloom size: 5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: red self with very green 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
Child plants: one child plant

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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August Seedlings by kousa Sep 1, 2019 12:47 PM 207
July 2019 Seedlings by flowerpower35 Aug 3, 2019 2:03 PM 477
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
Daylilies Received 2019 by spunky1 Apr 13, 2019 2:13 PM 113
How Many Here Buy Daylily Seeds on the LA and Grow Them? by kousa Feb 21, 2019 8:27 AM 160
Fragrant Daylilies by Bedmaker Aug 17, 2018 4:05 AM 10
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
June 2018 Seedlings by GaNinFl Jul 1, 2018 5:10 PM 207
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
May 2018 Seedling Blooms by beckygardener Jun 3, 2018 6:59 AM 265
Lily Auction Offerings by daylilly99 Jan 16, 2018 5:24 PM 36
What Were Your Top Ten Daylilies for 2017? by Char Jan 6, 2018 8:27 PM 59
Cristated or "bearded" Daylily in cooler climates for hybridizing- I'm in 5A WI by Cpschult Mar 17, 2019 12:25 PM 86
Please share photos of your sibling seedlings by scflowers Apr 14, 2019 1:16 AM 145
What are you ordering for 2018? by Betja Sep 4, 2018 9:02 AM 1,021
Remainder of my 2017 seedlings by LarryR Aug 29, 2017 6:28 AM 22
Question: Companion Plants? by beckygardener Jan 20, 2018 7:50 AM 29
July 2017 Seedlings by kidfishing Nov 13, 2017 6:57 PM 206
Rose F. Kennedy's father is revealed! by scflowers Jun 26, 2017 6:36 AM 9
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2017 (Closed) by Char Sep 23, 2017 5:18 AM 975

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