Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Pixie Parasol'

Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Pixie Parasol
Hybridized by Hudson
Registered or introduced: 1975
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Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

12-15 in. (30-38 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:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

By dividing the rootball

Bloom Time:

Early midseason (EM)

Reblooming (Re)

Flower Size:

Miniature (less than 3" diameter)

Blooming Habit:

Diurnal (diu.)

Flower Type:

Single

Bloom Color:

Coral/Apricot

Color Patterns:

Unknown - Tell us

Flower Fragrance:

No fragrance

Foliage Habit:

Semi-evergreen (sev.)

Ploidy:

Diploid

Awards (if applicable):

Honorable Mention

Junior Citation

Regional

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

Durham, Maine

Auburn, New Hampshire

Olympia, Washington

Gardeners' Notes:

3
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0
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RatingContent
Positive

On Jan 23, 2009, Mainer from Durham, ME (Zone 3a) wrote:

What a delicate looking apricot bloom and it has survived two Maine winters blooming both summers in the partial shade of the appletree border.

Positive

On Jul 6, 2003, carolann from Auburn, NH wrote:

Very vigorous, highly dependable, great rebloomer

Positive

On Jun 29, 2003, Noodles from Olympia, WA wrote:

I have five young plants in a large (20 inch diameter) pot. Foliage is about 12-14 inches tall. Vigorous bloomers; beautiful apricot color that looks like orange sherbet.