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Daylily 'Dr Jerrold Corbett'


Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Dr Jerrold Corbett
Additional cultivar information:(Leslie Renee Princess of Wales)
Hybridized by Stamile
Registered or introduced: 2007
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24-36 in. (60-90 cm)


15-18 in. (38-45 cm)

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)


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:

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Propagation Methods:

By dividing the rootball

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

Bloom Time:

Early (E)

Flower Size:

Large (more than 4.5" diameter)

Blooming Habit:

Diurnal (diu.)

Flower Type:


Bloom Color:


Magenta (Pink-Purple)

Color Patterns:



Flower Fragrance:

No fragrance

Foliage Habit:

Evergreen (ev.)



Awards (if applicable):

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Foliage Color:

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Bloom Characteristics:

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Water Requirements:

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Where to Grow:

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

Sand Springs, Oklahoma

Portsmouth, Virginia

Gardeners' Notes:


On Feb 4, 2008, Calif_Sue from Northern California
United States (Zone 9a) wrote:

Hybridizer intro notes:

Parentage: (Leslie Renee x Princess Of Wales)
25 ERe. emo. ext. Ev. 5.25 x 3 x 2. 5-way branching. 30-35 buds.
When my friend and fellow hybridizer Jeff Corbett told me his father loved pink daylilies and asked me to name one for him, I knew it had to be a cutting edge pink. First it would have to have great substance, ruffling, great form, great color, excellent branching, excellent plant habit, excellent plant proportions with low arching foliage. In short, it would have to have all the qualities of a great daylily. DR. JERROLD CORBETT does all this and so much more. It combines a saturated rose-pink with a deep green throat and citron green edge. Most green throats and green edges become increasingly yellow in the course of t... read more