Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Night Embers'

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

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

24-36 in. (60-90 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:

Non-patented

Propagation Methods:

By dividing the rootball

By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)

Bloom Time:

Early midseason (EM)

Reblooming (Re)

Flower Size:

Large (more than 4.5" diameter)

Blooming Habit:

Diurnal (diu.)

Flower Type:

Double

Bloom Color:

Scarlet (Dark Red)

Color Patterns:

Edge

Flower Fragrance:

Slightly Fragrant

Foliage Habit:

Semi-evergreen (sev.)

Ploidy:

Tetraploid

Awards (if applicable):

Ida Munson Award (or runner-up)

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

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Stanford, California

Cartersville, Georgia

Cordele, Georgia

Cloverdale, Indiana

Ventress, Louisiana

Durham, Maine

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Williamstown, New Jersey

Elizabeth City, North Carolina

Fremont, Ohio

Dallas, Texas

Sugar Land, Texas

Amelia Court House, Virginia

Kalama, Washington

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Jun 26, 2006, doss from Stanford, CA (Zone 9b) wrote:

The flowers on night embers are on the small side but they are consistently double and bloom freely making a lovely clump.

Positive

On Nov 7, 2002, FLGator from Valdosta, GA wrote:

Great black red double. Reblooms extremely well.