Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Christmas Carol') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Wild
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1971
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 29 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Rust Resistance: Shows Susceptibility
Rust Resistance Decimal Score: 5.0
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: velvety crimson red 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
Child plants: one child plant

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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2014-06-29
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Location: Carolgarden Date: 2015-05-22
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   Photo Courtesy of Smokeys Daylily Gardens Used with Permission
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Courtesy of Shaw's Sunshine Gardens
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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2013-07-01
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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
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2018/2019 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2019 4:26 AM 1,242
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2018/2019 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2019 4:35 AM 1,271
13th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Sep 10, 2018 3:23 PM 18
12th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Jul 10, 2018 7:16 PM 14
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645
Let's talk about the color "green" by TreeClimber Jan 13, 2017 1:19 PM 75
May blooms 2016 by scflowers Jun 1, 2016 4:32 PM 380
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2016 (Closed) by Char Jun 21, 2016 4:39 AM 1,055
Do you own any surviving southern dormants? by beckygardener Mar 17, 2016 1:58 PM 76
Second Daylily of the Day cultivar poll by beckygardener Nov 1, 2015 5:43 AM 42
Daylily Alphabet.. Show us your C's by bluegrassmom Feb 5, 2016 4:44 AM 53
Tall white/near white daylilies? by caitlinsgarden Jul 31, 2014 6:08 AM 40
What daylilies did you order this year? by AnnaSartin Sep 11, 2014 6:27 AM 67
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