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

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Matthews
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1990
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 28 inches
Bloom size: 7 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: deep red self with wide 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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Hot Lips x sdlg

Garden Tours:  Valleylynn, Lynn SmithGarden Tours: Valleylynn, Lynn Smith
November 12, 2011

Let's take a trip this week to Oregon and visit the lovely gardens created by Lynn Smith and her husband, Cliff. It's always fun to step out of our own climate to see what grows well in another, and sometimes it's even more fun to see what our climates have in common. You are going to love what you see!

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October 2019 blooms by profesora Oct 31, 2019 4:33 PM 256
Go south of the equator young daylily. by Gleni Nov 20, 2019 4:59 AM 316
September 2019 Daylily Blooms by Charlemagne Oct 4, 2019 7:15 AM 436
What do you think? by Sheridragonfly Aug 17, 2019 3:38 PM 8
August Seedlings by kousa Sep 1, 2019 12:47 PM 207
August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
Bad LA Seller Daylilyparadise by ediblelandscapingsc Aug 19, 2019 8:08 PM 77
July 2019 Seedlings by flowerpower35 Aug 3, 2019 2:03 PM 477
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
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
Clump Shots 2019 by Seedfork Nov 18, 2019 8:26 PM 568
Hemerocallis fulva var. aurantiaca by bobjax Jun 13, 2019 9:45 AM 3
May 2019 blooms by Diggerofdirt Jun 1, 2019 10:15 PM 372
May 2019 seedlings by spunky1 Jun 1, 2019 7:11 PM 180
April 2019 Seedling Blooms by Seedfork Apr 30, 2019 8:47 PM 14
Giving up on Gossard? by ShakespearesGarden May 14, 2019 9:06 PM 45
What is on your Popularity Poll ? by bluegrassmom Apr 21, 2019 10:30 AM 9
How good are you at expanding your bloom season? by lovegrillin Apr 5, 2019 4:07 PM 33

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