Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Donna Mead') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link:AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer:Mead-C.
Year of Registration or Introduction:1996
Ploidy:Tetraploid
Foliage type:Evergreen
Scape height:27 inches
Bloom size:6.75 inches
Bloom time:Early
Plant Traits:Rebloom
Diurnal
Bloom Traits:Self
Bloom Form:Single
Color description:blood red self and green gold throat

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
Parentage:Seductor x Red Volunteer
Child plants:2 child plants

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Location: Northern California Zone 9bDate: 2014-05-27Donna Mead bloom.
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Location: Northern California Zone 9bDate: 2014-05-27Donna Mead after 12 hours in 90 degree full sun.
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Location: My YardI dislike that this photo looks so fake... smart phone not so sma
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Photo Courtesy of Wood-Eden Daylilies & Cannas. Used with Permiss
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Photo Courtesy of Merrilily Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Plant Events from our members
GaNinFlOn May 4, 2017Bloomed
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September 5, 2015: Potted up (Preparations for the move, in October...)
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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May 2017 Blooms by SeedforkJun 6, 2017 9:05 PM458
The Southern Hemisphere bursts into bloom. by GleniAug 25, 2017 8:03 PM1,026
Re-bloom Cultivars by beckygardenerOct 27, 2016 5:59 PM595
May blooms 2016 by scflowersJun 1, 2016 4:32 PM380
Proliferations by RavenAug 20, 2016 3:00 PM161
Southern Hemisphere beauties 2015-16 by GleniAug 31, 2016 11:56 AM838
The spring shipping begins by gardengloryJun 5, 2015 9:27 PM118
June 2014 Blooms by SeedforkJul 2, 2014 6:59 PM675
May 2014 Blooms by BetjaJul 12, 2015 3:40 PM353
Santa's Little Helper et al by MarylJun 29, 2013 9:18 AM17
LA Sellers by philljmOct 8, 2017 9:48 AM1,690

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