Daylily 'Mini Pearl'


Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Mini Pearl
Additional cultivar information:(aka Minnie Pearl)
Hybridized by Jablonski
Registered or introduced: 1982
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12-18 in. (30-45 cm)


15-18 in. (38-45 cm)


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:


Propagation Methods:

By dividing the rootball

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

Bloom Time:

Early midseason (EM)

Reblooming (Re)

Flower Size:

Small (3" to 4.5" diameter)

Blooming Habit:

Diurnal (diu.)

Extended (ext.)

Flower Type:


Bloom Color:


Color Patterns:


Flower Fragrance:

No fragrance

Foliage Habit:

Dormant (dor.)



Awards (if applicable):

Honorable Mention

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:

Hawkinsville, Georgia

Snellville, Georgia

Wrens, Georgia

Chicago, Illinois

Logansport, Indiana

Elkton, Maryland

Groveland, Massachusetts

Dearborn Heights, Michigan

Grand Rapids, Michigan

Howell, Michigan

Saint Paul, Minnesota

Auburn, New Hampshire

Morehead City, North Carolina

Felicity, Ohio

Mount Gilead, Ohio

Ravenna, Ohio

Hulbert, Oklahoma

Allentown, Pennsylvania

North Augusta, South Carolina

Corsicana, Texas

Falls Church, Virginia

Richmond, Virginia

Kalama, Washington

Huntington, West Virginia

Oconomowoc, Wisconsin

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Gardeners' Notes:


On Apr 16, 2010, MollyJane from Ravenna, OH wrote:

Very prolific bloom for an extended period. Plant this daylily in full sun for correct color. In the shade, mine was a cantaloupe colored self. I quickly moved it! In 8 years I have divided it 5-6 times.


On Oct 22, 2009, nwh from Chicago, IL wrote:

I love this daylily--it really seems to glow. The flowers have beautiful shading, with yellow in the center and the edges of the flower a pale creamy peach. It's smaller than most but very eye-catching. There are lots of peach daylilies out there, but I think this is the prettiest I've seen. And, it reblooms throughout the summer.


On Jun 5, 2004, GDT_GardenGuy from Elkton, MD (Zone 7a) wrote:

Though this is an older Hemerocallis hybrid, I have to say, it is one of my favorites. The leaves are darker green than most and shiny. The flowers are smaller than average BUT they are produced in such profusion that this little daylily blooms in my garden for over a month! I have not had it rebloom in the ten years that I have had it but never say never. It is easy to divide and grow and just performs and performs! It is one of the few peaches that I can pick out by name again and again. It think it is most unique and well worth growing!