Daylily (Hemerocallis 'College Try') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Apps
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1985
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 38 inches
Bloom size: 3.25 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Bloom Traits: Halo
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: red with darker halo and yellow 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: Bridgit x Eleanor Apps

Image courtesy of Archway Daylily Gardens Used with permission

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Date: 1999-07-01Image courtesy of Archway Daylily Gardens Used with permission
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Really good yellow daylily by Ronny07 Sep 11, 2019 5:43 PM 33
July 2019 Seedlings by flowerpower35 Aug 3, 2019 2:03 PM 477
notice to all ! by beckygardener Mar 24, 2019 10:09 AM 1
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2018/2019 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2019 4:26 AM 1,242
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2017 - 2018 (Closed) by Char Mar 20, 2018 4:02 AM 1,270
Cristated or "bearded" Daylily in cooler climates for hybridizing- I'm in 5A WI by Cpschult Mar 17, 2019 12:25 PM 86
What Did You Do In Your Daylily Garden Today? by bloominholes2fill Nov 11, 2019 8:50 AM 3,853
Deer Decimate 31 Daylilies Overnight by shive1 Jun 23, 2017 5:31 AM 86
Best advice you have ever received from a hybridizer... by Ahead Oct 30, 2019 1:16 PM 106
Weather in your garden~Spring 2015 (Closed) by Sharon Jun 21, 2015 5:55 AM 1,388
For fun... but not on a desert island... by Polymerous Oct 17, 2015 4:46 PM 32
(closed)Weather In Your Garden - Fall 2014 by daylily Dec 31, 2014 11:25 PM 1,206
ATP Series: The Daylilies of Melanie Mason by daylily Nov 8, 2013 3:39 PM 26
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