Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Chinese Scribe') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Munson-R.W.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1991
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 24 inches
Bloom size: 5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: purple with pale lavender eyezone above 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 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Court Magician x (Strutter's Ball x Royal Saracen)
Child plants: 7 child plants

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October 9, 2012

Daylilies come in a seemingly endless variety of colors and color combinations. Describing the actual color of a daylily can vary from person to person; we may see color differently or describe colors using different terms.

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'Chinese Scribe' was a featured
Plant of the Day for July 31, 2016.

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Location: In my Wisconsin, zone 4 garden.Date: 2014-07-25
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Location: Dudley, MADate: 2008-07-19
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Location: VermontDate: 2013-07-13
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Daylily fans: Show us your appliqués by LarryR Mar 19, 2017 2:39 AM 47
Third Daylily of the Day cultivar poll by beckygardener Apr 30, 2016 10:09 PM 23
Applique Daylilies by Maryl Dec 24, 2015 5:12 PM 25
july 2015 blooms by dormantsrule Aug 2, 2015 5:53 AM 729
July 2014 Blooms by Hemlady Aug 2, 2014 4:58 PM 589
July Blooms 2013 by Hemlady Aug 2, 2013 1:11 PM 678
The eyes have it. by Ladylovingdove Mar 19, 2017 10:10 AM 87
Dilemma :( by Shannon Nov 7, 2012 10:44 PM 61
Munson by slcdms Jul 11, 2016 4:11 AM 48

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