Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Baracuda Bay'

Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Baracuda Bay
Additional cultivar information:(aka Barracuda Bay)
Hybridized by Salter
Registered or introduced: 1996
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Height:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:

18-24 in. (45-60 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)

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:

Non-patented

Propagation Methods:

By dividing the rootball

By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)

Bloom Time:

Midseason (M)

Reblooming (Re)

Flower Size:

Large (more than 4.5" diameter)

Blooming Habit:

Diurnal (diu.)

Flower Type:

Single

Bloom Color:

Coral/Apricot

Red-Orange

Brown/Bronze

Color Patterns:

Self

Eyezone

Edge

Flower Fragrance:

No fragrance

Foliage Habit:

Semi-evergreen (sev.)

Ploidy:

Tetraploid

Awards (if applicable):

Honorable Mention

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

Stanford, California

Lafayette, Indiana

Dearborn Heights, Michigan

Tupelo, Mississippi

Sandown, New Hampshire

Grove City, Ohio

Austin, Texas

Weston, West Virginia

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Gardeners' Notes:

2
positives
3
neutrals
0
negatives
RatingContent
Neutral

On Jul 16, 2015, DaylilySLP from Dearborn Heights, MI (Zone 6a) wrote:

Coral rust with darker eyezone and green throat.
(Mask of Time Mort's Masterpiece)

Neutral

On Jan 18, 2010, veronagardener from Tupelo, MS wrote:

I have not been impressed by the plant habits, esp. the branching; often flowers crowd each other. Also, the color is muted and not as clear as I would like. It is also hard to set pods, and not very pollen fertile.
But there are those teeth!!!

Positive

On Aug 10, 2006, mariajose from Lafayette, IN (Zone 5a) wrote:

Barracuda Bay is a late-season, interesting plant. Strong grower, nice colors and form.

Neutral

On Feb 11, 2003, mystic from Ewing, KY (Zone 6a) wrote:

6" blooms, 26" scape,Salter 1996

Positive

On Dec 12, 2002, FLGator from Valdosta, GA wrote:

Very different! Unusual color and shark's teeth on the edge. Grows and blooms very well. Everyone should have this one.