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Daylily 'Cameron Quantz'


Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Cameron Quantz
Hybridized by Holman
Registered or introduced: 1979
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24-36 in. (60-90 cm)


24-36 in. (60-90 cm)


USDA Zone 3a: to -39.9 C (-40 F)

USDA Zone 3b: to -37.2 C (-35 F)

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:

6.1 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:

Early midseason (EM)

Reblooming (Re)

Flower Size:

Large (more than 4.5" diameter)

Blooming Habit:

Diurnal (diu.)

Extended (ext.)

Flower Type:


Bloom Color:



Color Patterns:


Flower Fragrance:

No fragrance

Foliage Habit:

Dormant (dor.)



Awards (if applicable):

Honorable Mention

Junior Citation

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us


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

Gladwin, Michigan

Auburn, New Hampshire

Southold, New York

Ravenna, Ohio

Albany, Oregon

Chattanooga, Tennessee

Smithfield, Virginia

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Gardeners' Notes:


On Jul 25, 2013, glfbama from Albany, OR wrote:

I've grown this daylily in both Chattanooga, TN, and Albany, OR. It performs stunningly in each environment.

Although the plant description states that it has no fragrance, this is the most fragrant daylily I have ever grown. I have a clump of about a dozen now, and I can smell the delicate fragrance whenever I'm near.

One reviewer stated that her CQs were almost white. I have never had this experience. The blooms in both locations have been gradations (no hard lines or zoning) of soft yellow and pink, large, and very frilly. I've had the same results in full sun, and in all day bright light with no direct sun. Even without direct sun, these guys bloom for a very long time! They're one of the earliest to start, and are still blooming weeks after other... read more


On Apr 15, 2010, MollyJane from Ravenna, OH wrote:

For me in NE Ohio, this daylily has been a near white with hints of pink.


On Feb 21, 2003, mystic from Ewing, KY (Zone 6a) wrote:

7" blooms, 28" scape,Holman (1979)