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

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Burkey
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1995
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 38 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bud Count: 21-25
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: bright red self with 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
Parentage: Lusty Lealand x Ruby Throat

Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
October 2019 blooms by profesora Oct 31, 2019 4:33 PM 256
2020 Bloom Season What is on your List? by DaylilyDazzled Nov 10, 2019 9:43 AM 139
September 2019 Daylily Blooms by Charlemagne Oct 4, 2019 7:15 AM 436
August Seedlings by kousa Sep 1, 2019 12:47 PM 207
August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
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 Seedlings by beckygardener Jul 2, 2019 4:45 AM 440
How good are you at expanding your bloom season? by lovegrillin Apr 5, 2019 4:07 PM 33
14th Daylily of the Day Poll (CLOSED) by beckygardener Mar 24, 2019 4:07 PM 17
Daylilies Received 2019 by spunky1 Apr 13, 2019 2:13 PM 113
October 2018 blooms by profesora Oct 29, 2018 8:04 AM 84
How Many Here Buy Daylily Seeds on the LA and Grow Them? by kousa Feb 21, 2019 8:27 AM 160
The sun does not set on daylilies by Gleni May 8, 2019 6:25 AM 544
September 2018 blooms by profesora Oct 2, 2018 6:44 PM 271
New for 2019 bloom season, what's on your list? by floota Aug 24, 2019 7:58 AM 1,085
Can't set pods thread...suggestions for success by Seedfork Sep 10, 2019 8:52 PM 110
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
Children of Dragonfly Dawn by beckygardener Jul 21, 2018 2:03 PM 20
July 2018 Seedlings by kousa Aug 4, 2018 4:01 PM 350

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