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Hemerocallis 'Bama Music'

Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Bama Music
Hybridized by Hardy
Registered or introduced: 1966
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24-36 in. (60-90 cm)


15-18 in. (38-45 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:

Midseason (M)

Flower Size:

Large (more than 4.5" diameter)

Blooming Habit:

Diurnal (diu.)

Flower Type:


Bloom Color:


Color Patterns:


Flower Fragrance:

No fragrance

Foliage Habit:

Dormant (dor.)



Awards (if applicable):

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

Dothan, Alabama

Trenton, Florida

Moline, Illinois

Waterman, Illinois

Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Salvisa, Kentucky

Durham, Maine

Wayland, Massachusetts

Elizabeth City, North Carolina

Felicity, Ohio

Hulbert, Oklahoma

Kreamer, Pennsylvania

North Augusta, South Carolina

Readyville, Tennessee

Strasburg, Virginia

Marion, Wisconsin

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Gardeners' Notes:


On Dec 23, 2007, NoLawns from Warrenville, IL wrote:

Great Plant!! Love the shape... Seems to be two Bama Musics. One has normal petals, while another has pinched petals.


On Mar 9, 2007, WUVIE from Hulbert, OK (Zone 7a) wrote:

Though difficult to capture the true color of the
pink bloom, I think Badseed's first image is
a good example of Bama Music:

My photo is of the right flower, but the color is definitely off,
as Bama is not that vivid of a pink. It is more of a pale pink.
A good camera on an overcast day would be better than
a photo taken in the sun.

At any rate, this is a good durable oldie I do enjoy. It
is best planted in mass as it tends to be a bit leggy.