Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Comic Strip') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Millikan-B.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1988
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 24 inches
Bloom size: 4 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Edged
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: scarlet edged cream with green 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: Siloam Red Ruby x Umbra
Child plants: 3 child plants

This one deserves to be moved closer to my house

'Comic Strip' was a featured
Plant of the Day for May 16, 2018.

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Location:  Bronx NYDate: July 1, 2014FFE
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Comments:
Posted by bxncbx (NYC - Zone 7a) on Feb 14, 2018 10:49 AM

Although registered as a dormant, my potted Comic Strip acts more like a semi-evergreen. This explains why it hasn't multiplied well for me. Comic Strip did produce a proliferation in 2017 but it did not survive.

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