Past Plants of the Day forum: Daylily of the Day: Cleo

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Name: Jonathan Whitinger
Jacksonville, TX (Zone 8a)
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jon
Apr 30, 2018 6:01 PM CST

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Background history:

'Cleo' is a evergreen diploid introduced in 1938 by Hayward.

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

Please join in, if you own this plant! We would love to know more! I award an acorn for performance information posted to this thread.



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Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Cleo')
Name: Sue Petruske
Wisconsin (Zone 5a)
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petruske
May 2, 2018 6:56 PM CST
Cleo puts on a great show every year. Another of my all time favorites. It gets to be at least the registered height of 42". I do have to put a support around the outer edge as you can see if you look real close in the picture.

Here is a picture from last year. It shows the branching and buds fairly well.
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Southern Indiana
Karen
Jun 24, 2018 7:50 PM CST
Cleo is very pretty in the garden and always gets comments from visitors.
Name: Marcia
Rochester, ny, zone 6 (Zone 6b)
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DaylilyDazzled
Mar 21, 2019 5:48 PM CST
I like Cleo depending on shade or sun the color is different (more muted in the sun). I like the height but the scapes are not very strong and they will fall if it is windy or too many buds are on the scape so it needs to be held up somehow. Sun first shade last



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