Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Commandment') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Reckamp
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1968
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 6.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rebloom
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: bright pinkish orange blend with green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 1977
Honorable Mention: 1972

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: Minted Gold x (Summer Splendor x Paris Gown)
Child plants: 86 child plants

1st year bloom

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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2011-08-111st year bloom
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Location: My gardenDate: 2016-05-22
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Courtesy of Peace on Earth Gardens Used with permission
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: 2011-08-04
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Photo Courtesy of Earlybird Daylilies. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Island Daylily Farm. Used with Permission.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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