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Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Citrix'

Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Citrix
Hybridized by Stamile
Registered or introduced: 2005
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Height:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Hardiness:

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)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

Soil pH requirements:

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

By dividing the rootball

Bloom Time:

Early (E)

Reblooming (Re)

Flower Size:

Large (more than 4.5" diameter)

Blooming Habit:

Extended (ext.)

Flower Type:

Single

Bloom Color:

Coral/Apricot

Orange

Red-Orange

Gold (Yellow-Orange)

Color Patterns:

Unknown - Tell us

Flower Fragrance:

Very Fragrant

Foliage Habit:

Evergreen (ev.)

Ploidy:

Tetraploid

Awards (if applicable):

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

Falmouth, Maine

South Prairie, Washington

Gardeners' Notes:

1
positive
1
neutral
0
negatives
RatingContent
Positive

On Jul 18, 2012, PNWMountainGirl from (Sharon)SouthPrairie, WA (Zone 7a) wrote:

Already a star in my garden in its second year. Most blooms curve back and the colors are very intense. My climate has mostly cool days and even cooler nights (50's).

Neutral

On Oct 3, 2006, Calif_Sue from Northern California
United States (Zone 9a) wrote:

Hybridizer notes: CITRIX (Stamile,P.) TET (Orange Electric x Tropical Sensation) 25 ERe. emo. ext. fr. Ev. 5 x 3 x 2. 5-way branching. 45 buds. Coming from the fiery bright ORANGE ELECTRIC and the very large and round TROPICAL SENSATION, I knew there would be some winners here. CITRIX was the most exciting of the offspring combining the best of both parents. First it is a bright citrus orange color but there is also a tricky unusual pattern to the flower, not quite a watermark but not quite multiple patterns of color subtly fading into a deep olive green throat. The flowers are very large, very round and slightly recurved. The substance is extremely heavy while the texture is somewhat ribbed. The performance of CITRIX is astounding. It blooms continuously here in Florida from Apr... read more