Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Red Coat Special') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Wild
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1981
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 37 inches
Bloom size: 6.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: velvet 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 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Problems with making crosses with your conversions? by bobjax Nov 5, 2019 6:36 PM 18
May 2018 Seedling Blooms by beckygardener Jun 3, 2018 6:59 AM 265
Help! Need advice! by beckygardener Mar 5, 2017 11:12 AM 38
For how long can I store daylily seeds? by cybersix Jul 20, 2016 8:19 AM 61
Weather in your garden ~ Fall 2015 (closed) by Char Dec 21, 2015 6:14 AM 944
USDA Zone 4 Favourite Daylilies by sooby Jan 20, 2016 8:43 AM 6
June 2015 Blooms by kidfishing Jul 2, 2015 3:39 PM 635
Hybridizer Questions by beckygardener Jul 4, 2015 7:28 AM 60
ATP Series: The Daylilies of Royce, Jan and Aaron Joiner by Char May 29, 2019 7:40 AM 9
Singing Oakes Order by OldGardener May 9, 2013 9:03 AM 11
Help!!! The deer are destroying my daylilies and iris'. What do I do?? by kimmer Aug 7, 2013 2:45 PM 93
More blooming. by Ladylovingdove Jul 26, 2012 2:15 PM 410
More bargain boxes on the auction by earlybird Apr 24, 2012 6:20 PM 7
Favorite whites or near white by Ladylovingdove Aug 10, 2014 4:52 PM 96

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