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Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Passion District'

Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Passion District
Hybridized by Carr
Registered or introduced: 1997
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Height:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Hardiness:

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:

Midseason (M)

Reblooming (Re)

Flower Size:

Large (more than 4.5" diameter)

Blooming Habit:

Diurnal (diu.)

Extended (ext.)

Flower Type:

Single

Bloom Color:

Scarlet (Dark Red)

Color Patterns:

Watermark

Flower Fragrance:

No fragrance

Foliage Habit:

Evergreen (ev.)

Ploidy:

Tetraploid

Awards (if applicable):

Honorable Mention

Regional

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

Stanford, California

Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Durham, Maine

Dearborn Heights, Michigan

Lincoln, Nebraska

Columbia, South Carolina

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Gardeners' Notes:

1
positive
1
neutral
0
negatives
RatingContent
Positive

On Jun 29, 2006, doss from Stanford, CA (Zone 9b) wrote:

Passion District is quite a bit darker than the photos. It's a royal rich red with a velvet texture. Like a lot of daylilies, it is more ruffled and has more of an edge in warmer weather.

Neutral

On Jul 6, 2004, lincolnitess from Lincoln, NE (Zone 5b) wrote:

I haven't made up my mind yet about this daylily. So far most of the blooms have had spots of white on them, but the weather has been cooler than normal and I'm wondering if this is the cause. I do like the white edge with the red.