Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Raven') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Wheeler
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1949
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 36 inches
Bloom time: Early
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: ORD1: Orange red dark self
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 1956
Honorable Mention: 1953

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Child plants: 11 child plants

Larry's ObsessionLarry's Obsession
By LarryR on February 27, 2014

About three months ago, I began an odyssey that took me to places that, in my life long journey as a gardener, I never would have imagined. It all began with a daylily seedling.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Color changers by Raven Aug 2, 2020 2:09 PM 7
Daylily you would buy for the name by djinnevada Aug 7, 2020 7:38 AM 43
Blackest? by janwax Jul 25, 2020 4:21 PM 8
Your best Gossard plants? by bluegrassmom Jul 23, 2020 4:41 AM 35
What is you favorite Large Yellow Daylily? by Paul2032 Jul 20, 2020 11:59 AM 27
July 2020 blooms by Jillz Aug 7, 2020 8:06 AM 601
How did I not notice? by bxncbx Jun 18, 2020 5:37 AM 6
Small and mini cultivars by Diggerofdirt Jul 19, 2020 7:58 AM 9
Your best Westbourne's and Dougherty plants. by bluegrassmom Jun 10, 2020 3:08 PM 9
June 2020 Blooms by Avedon Jul 11, 2020 7:46 PM 569
2020 Daylily bloom reruns by GaNinFl Jun 21, 2020 8:16 PM 24
Three is not a crowd! by frankrichards16 Aug 7, 2020 4:59 AM 182
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Spring 2020 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 20, 2020 4:19 AM 1,673
Eggshells Used as Fertilizer by blue23rose Mar 24, 2020 11:30 AM 18
Parentage Chat - Seedling, Unknown or Registered by JamesT Feb 14, 2020 11:48 AM 146
Floyd Cove nurseries 2020 intros by Nhra_20 Jun 13, 2020 7:22 PM 111
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Fall 2019 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2019 5:14 AM 1,315
Best Pod and Pollen Parents of 2019 by shive1 Oct 28, 2019 6:05 PM 22
Seed Pod Degradation by Seedfork Dec 30, 2019 1:01 PM 34
August Seedlings by kousa Sep 1, 2019 12:47 PM 207

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