Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Fame'

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

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:

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:

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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.)

Flower Type:

Single

Bloom Color:

Rose/Mauve

Pale Yellow

Color Patterns:

Watermark

Edge

Flower Fragrance:

Slightly Fragrant

Foliage Habit:

Dormant (dor.)

Ploidy:

Tetraploid

Awards (if applicable):

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

Lynnville, Indiana

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Oct 2, 2006, Calif_Sue from Northern California
United States (Zone 9a) wrote:

Hybridizer notes: TET (J.T. Davis x Belle Cook), dormant. 6 flower, 4-way branching. 24 buds on a 26 scape.
FAME is a flower truly set apart from most daylilies. Although it is dormant, it is a great performer as far south as Central Florida, and performs beautifully in the north as well. This intense, unusual dark carmine-rose flower has perfect form with a large chartreuse eye zone and ruffled edge. This plant is producing beautiful more unusually-colored progeny than we have seen in the past with most ruffle-edged daylilies. Fertile both ways.