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PlantFiles: Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Grits Ain't Groceries'

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Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Grits Ain't Groceries
Additional cultivar information: (Stoplight Ben Bachman)
Hybridized by Bachman; Year of Registration or Introduction: 2006

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Height:
36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing:
18-24 in. (45-60 cm)
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Hardiness:
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:
Non-patented

Propagation Methods:
By dividing the rootball
By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)

Bloom Time:
Late (La)

Flower Size:
Large (more than 4.5" diameter)

Blooming Habit:
Diurnal (diu.)

Flower Type:
Single

Bloom Color:
Rose/Mauve
Bright Yellow

Color Patterns:
Self

Flower Fragrance:
No fragrance

Foliage Habit:
Dormant (dor.)

Ploidy:
Diploid

Awards (if applicable):
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Profile:

No positives
2 neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Neutral DaylilySLP On Sep 29, 2014, DaylilySLP from Dearborn Heights, MI (Zone 6a) wrote:

Dark rose blush with yellow midribs above chartreuse throat.
Bloom is a UFO, but not registered as one, so not included in Details.

Neutral Marilynbeth On Sep 28, 2009, Marilynbeth from Hebron, KY wrote:

This colorful beauty of Dan Bachman's has one of his previous introductions in the parentage, Ben Bachman, which was named for Dan and Jackie's son.

(Stoplight Ben Bachman)

Regional...

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

Felicity, Ohio



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