Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Dark the Moon') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Millikan-B.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1987
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 24 inches
Bloom size: 4.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: wine red self with deep 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: Cavern x Adams Street
Child plants: 3 child plants

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Go south of the equator young daylily. by Gleni Nov 19, 2019 8:26 PM 315
August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Summer 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 23, 2019 4:10 AM 1,706
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
May 2019 blooms by Diggerofdirt Jun 1, 2019 10:15 PM 372
How Could This Have Happened??!! by Legalily Apr 20, 2019 5:56 PM 318
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2018/2019 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2019 4:26 AM 1,242
The sun does not set on daylilies by Gleni May 8, 2019 6:25 AM 544
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
Daylily 'Goners' 2018 by DogsNDaylilies Oct 13, 2018 4:15 AM 45
The 10th Daylily of the Day poll (Closed) by beckygardener Feb 13, 2018 12:04 AM 14
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2017 - 2018 (Closed) by Char Mar 20, 2018 4:02 AM 1,270
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2017 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2017 5:45 AM 1,098
Daylilies of the Antipodes by Gleni Jul 26, 2018 12:19 PM 816
Name This Daylily 2017 #4 by spunky1 Aug 27, 2017 8:46 AM 27
Name This Daylily 2017 by spunky1 Aug 5, 2017 8:07 AM 56
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
June 2017 seedlings by gardenglory Jul 5, 2017 8:51 AM 319
7th Daylily of the Day Poll (CLOSED) by beckygardener Jun 2, 2017 3:59 PM 16

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