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

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Munson-R.W.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1991
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 32 inches
Bloom size: 7 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: dark purple with burgundy eyezone above green 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: Respighi x Nivia Guest
Child plants: one child plant

Discussion Threads about this plant
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What are you ordering for 2018? by Betja Sep 4, 2018 9:02 AM 1,021
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
5th Daylily of the Day POLL (Closed) by beckygardener Nov 12, 2016 6:34 PM 31
Your most regrettable daylily purchase... what was it? by Nysbadmk8 Sep 7, 2016 8:18 AM 170
Daylilies that bloom for over a month, two months, and three months? by Seedfork Jul 31, 2014 8:13 PM 42
July 2014 Blooms by Hemlady Aug 2, 2014 4:58 PM 589
The Dark Side.. by lyle627 Mar 10, 2016 12:02 PM 60
Daylilies with white edges by shive1 Feb 10, 2014 10:48 PM 94
ATP Series: The Daylilies of the Kinnebrews by Char Feb 2, 2016 11:55 AM 41
July Blooms 2013 by Hemlady Aug 2, 2013 1:11 PM 678
Blooming in June 2013 by Ladylovingdove Jul 4, 2013 3:08 PM 701
December Blooms! by lyle627 Dec 16, 2012 2:06 PM 86
Toothy, Fringed & Tentacled Daylilies by Betja Jul 4, 2018 8:14 AM 54
Black Beauties! by chalyse Sep 23, 2012 7:09 PM 39
lyle627 seedling & intro talk #5 by lyle627 Oct 7, 2012 11:50 PM 345
July 2012 Blooms by Betja Aug 5, 2012 11:32 AM 274
June 2012 Blooms by LALAMBCHOP Jul 2, 2012 8:25 PM 318
MAY 2012 Blooms by lovemyhouse Jun 10, 2012 11:08 AM 418
lyle627 seedling & intro talk #3 by lyle627 Jun 7, 2012 4:45 AM 166

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