Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Discus') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Millikan-B.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1979
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 27 inches
Bloom size: 5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rebloom
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: deep yellow self

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Charbonier x Sabie
Child plants: 8 child plants

Photo Courtesy of Valley of the Daylilies. Used with Permission

ATP Podcast #52: Talking Daylilies with Curt HansonATP Podcast #52: Talking Daylilies with Curt Hanson
April 11, 2014

We are joined today by the prodigiously award-winning daylily hybridizer Curt Hanson, and will discuss everything hybridizing.

(Full article13 comments)
Give a thumbs up

Photo gallery:
Photo Courtesy of Valley of the Daylilies. Used with Permission
By Joy
Give a thumbs up

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
fungus gnats are going down! by josieskid Nov 19, 2019 11:02 AM 63
Problems with making crosses with your conversions? by bobjax Nov 5, 2019 6:36 PM 18
How Important Is High Bud Count to You? by kousa Nov 18, 2019 10:50 AM 41
Let's Discuss Rot by Seedfork Oct 27, 2019 9:57 PM 26
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Fall 2019 by Char Nov 19, 2019 1:43 PM 927
The Keeper Bed by josieskid Oct 18, 2019 6:05 AM 36
Auction Bids Going Over $1,000 !!! by Betja Oct 6, 2019 1:47 PM 248
Fructans and daylily senescence? by SueVT Sep 8, 2019 1:39 AM 8
Bad LA Seller Daylilyparadise by ediblelandscapingsc Aug 19, 2019 8:08 PM 77
How to measure Daylily flowers by profesora Jul 1, 2019 1:56 PM 6
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Summer 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 23, 2019 4:10 AM 1,706
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 23, 2019 4:22 AM 1,216
How does this happen, Without pollination from another type of lily by ZiggyZagTwo Jul 26, 2019 4:15 PM 50
I set a pod on Ed murray! :D and hd pictures of my garden by clockworkhawkins Jun 20, 2019 2:30 PM 3
Measuring blooms by Diggerofdirt Jun 10, 2019 3:02 PM 4
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
Clump Shots 2019 by Seedfork Nov 18, 2019 8:26 PM 568
Weird People tree mailing me by lovegrillin May 21, 2019 4:59 PM 65
What to expect? by daverme Apr 25, 2019 11:49 AM 27
Daylilies, patents and selling by TippyToe Apr 23, 2019 10:16 AM 30

« Add a new plant to the database

» Search the Daylilies Database: by characteristics or by cultivar name

« See the general plant entry for Daylilies (Hemerocallis)

« Visit the Daylilies forum

» Read our note about daylily rust scores

« The Daylilies Database Front Page

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by Marilyn and is called "Dan's 2008 Daylily Seedling"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.