Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Chocolate Splash') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Shooter
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1995
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 32 inches
Bloom size: 5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: ox blood red with heavy black brown and red yellow mixed green throat

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
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Location: kitchenerDate: 2015-08-02
By tugg
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Date: 2011-07-16Chocolate Dreams
By Ditchlily
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Location: AHS National Convention 2016Date: 2016-07-01
By maxxtenn
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Photo Courtesy of Crossview Gardens. Used with Permission.
By Joy
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Photo Courtesy of O'Bannon Springs Daylilies. Used with Permissio
By Joy
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Location: Knoxville, TNDate: 2014-06-23
By TammyB
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Location: kitchenerDate: 2015-07-23
By tugg
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Comments:
Posted by tugg (Kitchener , Canada - Zone 5b) on Jan 13, 2016 4:25 PM

Chocolate Splash is a really tough but beautiful daylily. In my zone 5b garden it blooms heavily despite poor soil, exposure to strong icy winds in winter, partial shade and too much attention from my dogs. Great plant!

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
First Scape Of 2019 by Avedon Jul 6, 2019 12:09 PM 104
New for 2019 bloom season, what's on your list? by floota Aug 24, 2019 7:58 AM 1,085
Daylilies of the Antipodes by Gleni Jul 26, 2018 12:19 PM 816
What are you adding for 2016? by JWWC Oct 19, 2016 8:42 PM 676
Any special crosses planned for next year? by mistyfog Dec 15, 2012 9:08 PM 71
Confusion on ID of Chocolate Dreams by Ditchlily Apr 19, 2012 4:47 AM 16

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