Past Plants of the Day forum: Daylily of the Day: Caesar's Head

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Name: Jonathan Whitinger
Jacksonville, TX (Zone 8a)
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Jul 5, 2017 6:01 PM CST Admin

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'Caesar's Head' is a semi-evergreen tetraploid introduced in 2007 by Smith-FR.

This plant can be found in our Plant Database at:
Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Caesar's Head') .

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Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Caesar's Head')
Name: Becky
Sebastian, Florida (Zone 10a)
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Jul 5, 2017 7:19 PM CST
I received Caesar's Head a little over a year ago. It has bloomed and re-bloomed for me this year. It bloomed the middle of April here, but had a difficult time opening as the temps were a bit cooler. It has not increased from last year so far. The stats:
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Here is what the April blooms looked like:
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It re-bloomed June 25 and was much more attractive:

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Name: Chuck
northern IL. (Zone 5a)
Jul 6, 2017 2:23 PM CST
have had this daylily for a few years now, it has never reached the 35 inch height or the bud count about ( 10 / 15 ) here, that it is suppose to but the color with the soft pattern is always there, the blooms size goes from 5 /7 inches. I'm always undecided if I should keep it or ship it out and put something else in it's place. forgot to say that I'm in Z5 here and I never get the bud count from a southern hybridized daylily either.

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