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Daylily 'Dallas Star'


Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Dallas Star
Hybridized by Ferris
Registered or introduced: 1976
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24-36 in. (60-90 cm)


24-36 in. (60-90 cm)


USDA Zone 4a: to -34.4 C (-30 F)

USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 C (-25 F)

USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)

USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)

USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)

USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

Soil pH requirements:

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

Patent Information:


Propagation Methods:

By dividing the rootball

Bloom Time:

Midseason (M)

Flower Size:

Large (more than 4.5" diameter)

Blooming Habit:

Diurnal (diu.)

Flower Type:

Spider Variant (petal length to width is 4.0:1 to 5.0:1)

Bloom Color:


Color Patterns:


Flower Fragrance:

No fragrance

Foliage Habit:

Semi-evergreen (sev.)



Awards (if applicable):

Award of Merit (or runner-up)

Honorable Mention

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Where to Grow:

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This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Snellville, Georgia

Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Mc Gregor, Iowa

Salvisa, Kentucky

South China, Maine

Dearborn Heights, Michigan

Saint Cloud, Minnesota

Auburn, New Hampshire

Wellsville, New York

Shelby, North Carolina

Felicity, Ohio

Hamilton, Ohio

Hixson, Tennessee

Richmond, Texas

Cathan, Washington

Kalama, Washington

Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

River Falls, Wisconsin

Wild Rose, Wisconsin

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Gardeners' Notes:


On Nov 25, 2012, themikesmom wrote:

One of the most classic Lavender daylilies ever created, although I am impartial to 'Lilting Belle', as it was released the year my son was born.


On Jul 28, 2009, Eldine from Wellsville, NY (Zone 4b) wrote:

Gorgeous! Large flowers, mauve with pale yellow and lime green centers. Has multiplied well in 3 years, lots of scapes with many blooms.


On Aug 30, 2004, cceamore from Hixson, TN (Zone 7a) wrote:

I love my Dallas Star because it has bloomed for me from June to Now ! It is the only daylily that is still blooming in my garden.


On Jan 25, 2004, gardenmrswi from Milwaukee, WI (Zone 5a) wrote:

Beautiful flower seems to 'glow in the dark' at dusk.


On Feb 23, 2003, mystic from Ewing, KY (Zone 6a) wrote:

6.5" blooms, 28" scape,Ferris 1976