Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Dixie Hummingbird') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Kirchhoff-D.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1992
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 27 inches
Bloom size: 4 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rebloom
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: cream with rose red eyezone above yellow 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: (Ring of Change x Tet. Elysian Field) x Tet. Siloam Virginia Henson

Photo courtesy of Karen Newman, Delano Daylilies

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