Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Broadway Opening'

Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Broadway Opening
Hybridized by G. Stamile
Registered or introduced: 2000
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Height:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:

18-24 in. (45-60 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

Bloom Time:

Midseason (M)

Reblooming (Re)

Flower Size:

Miniature (less than 3" diameter)

Blooming Habit:

Diurnal (diu.)

Flower Type:

Single

Bloom Color:

Purple

Color Patterns:

Eyes/Banded

Flower Fragrance:

No fragrance

Foliage Habit:

Dormant (dor.)

Ploidy:

Tetraploid

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Gardeners' Notes:

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On Oct 8, 2006, Calif_Sue from Northern California
United States (Zone 9a) wrote:

Hybridizer notes:
BROADWAY OPENING (Stamile,G.) TET {[(Strawberry Candy x Custard Candy) x Tetra Janice Brown] X Broadway Nights} 18 MRe. Dor. no fr. 2 7/8. 4 way branching. 20 buds.

BROADWAY OPENING is a beautiful purple with a plum purple eye and lettuce green throat. This diminutive representation of the standard daylily gives this daylily incredible distinction. It is difficult looking at a slide to realize this is a perfectly proportioned miniature. As far as I know only a few people have pursued dwarf and miniature daylilies with the zeal Grace has. BROADWAY OPENING is one reflecting her achievements. Fertile both ways