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

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Lambert-Whitacre-JA.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1997
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 34 inches
Bloom size: 7.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Nocturnal
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: purple self with a yellow 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: Rigamarole x Diabolique
Child plants: one child plant

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Reds by Flowersgalore Jul 5, 2019 3:43 PM 13
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
Daylilies Received 2019 by spunky1 Apr 13, 2019 2:13 PM 113
Favorite daylily pics to help us thru winter by bluegrassmom Mar 12, 2019 6:34 AM 329
New for 2019 bloom season, what's on your list? by floota Aug 24, 2019 7:58 AM 1,085
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Name This Daylily 2018 #2 by spunky1 Jul 15, 2018 12:44 PM 45
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
Daylily 'Goners' 2018 by DogsNDaylilies Oct 13, 2018 4:15 AM 45
What are you ordering for 2018? by Betja Sep 4, 2018 9:02 AM 1,021
Which is your favourite small/mini purple? by Scatterbrain Mar 12, 2018 10:53 AM 143
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645
2017 Daylily Orders Recieved by spunky1 Nov 1, 2017 6:17 PM 339
July blooms 2016 by Barbalee Aug 6, 2016 7:37 AM 902
Contest Win a Free Daylily by stilldew Jun 24, 2016 4:24 PM 18
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758
April Blooms 2016 by Seedfork May 3, 2016 9:09 PM 137
Your most regrettable daylily purchase... what was it? by Nysbadmk8 Sep 7, 2016 8:18 AM 170

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