Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Dark and Handsome') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Carpenter-J.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1990
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 20 inches
Bloom size: 5.75 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Rust Resistance: Shows Resistance
Rust Resistance Decimal Score: 1.7
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: smoky pink with dark maroon eyezone and yellow green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 1997

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
Child plants: 3 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
May 2018 Blooms by beckygardener Jun 5, 2018 11:10 PM 380
August 2017 Blooms by kousa Sep 1, 2017 5:19 PM 325
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
April 2017 Seedling Blooms by spunky1 May 3, 2017 9:41 AM 161
2017 Daylily Orders Recieved by spunky1 Nov 1, 2017 6:17 PM 339
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
The Southern Hemisphere bursts into bloom. by Gleni Aug 25, 2017 8:03 PM 1,026
July blooms 2016 by Barbalee Aug 6, 2016 7:37 AM 902
Anyone hear of Park Lane Daylilies? by Joy May 27, 2016 2:08 AM 92
Daylily Tales - The STORIES - 2013 by daylily Oct 7, 2013 6:38 AM 12
August Blooms 2013 by Char Sep 9, 2013 5:55 AM 311
ATP Series: The Daylilies of Don Herr by Char Jul 14, 2014 7:02 PM 16

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