Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Cup of Sunshine') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Flory
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1964
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 33 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: brilliant orange self
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 1970

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
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: J.S. Gayner x High Noon

Photo courtesy of Karen Newman, Delano Daylilies

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2019 4:24 AM 1,145
Are you collecting seed pods and planting this year? by bluegrassmom Aug 16, 2018 8:14 PM 53
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
Those Experienced with Growing Daylilies From Seed by amberjewel May 12, 2017 4:49 PM 29
How Are Your Seedlings Doing? by kousa Sep 7, 2016 2:44 PM 310
Favorites from the 2015 Season by Char Jan 9, 2016 9:39 AM 28
Daylily 2014 Bud Count by Hazelcrestmikeb Mar 11, 2015 4:52 PM 5
ATP Series: The Daylilies of Dorothy Warrell by daylily Jul 4, 2016 8:31 AM 18
August Blooms 2013 by Char Sep 9, 2013 5:55 AM 311
ATP Series: The Daylilies of Richard Norris by daylily Jul 28, 2013 8:57 PM 22
ATP Series: The Daylilies of Don Herr by Char Jul 14, 2014 7:02 PM 16
ATP Series : The Daylilies of the Herringtons by Char Apr 13, 2014 5:42 PM 29
ATP Series: The Daylilies of Oscie Whatley by daylily May 6, 2013 5:37 PM 18
Any special crosses planned for next year? by mistyfog Dec 15, 2012 9:08 PM 71
Name this daylily 2012 #3 by spunky1 Sep 10, 2012 11:16 AM 53
lyle627 seedling & intro talk by lyle627 Mar 3, 2012 9:43 AM 427
Seedling Progress by spunky1 Mar 18, 2012 9:24 PM 215
Name this daylily # 5 by spunky1 Sep 9, 2010 12:35 PM 22

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