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Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Marked By Lydia'

Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Marked By Lydia
Hybridized by Temple
Registered or introduced: 1994
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Height:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:

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

Bloom Time:

Early (E)

Reblooming (Re)

Flower Size:

Large (more than 4.5" diameter)

Blooming Habit:

Diurnal (diu.)

Extended (ext.)

Flower Type:

Spider (petal length to width is 5.0:1 or more)

Bloom Color:

Pale Yellow

Purple

Color Patterns:

Eyezone

Flower Fragrance:

No fragrance

Foliage Habit:

Semi-evergreen (sev.)

Ploidy:

Diploid

Awards (if applicable):

Harris Olson Spider Award (or runner-up)

Don C. Stevens Award (or runner-up)

Award of Merit (or runner-up)

Honorable Mention

Regional

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

San Jose, California

Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Salvisa, Kentucky

Trout, Louisiana

Falmouth, Maine

Linthicum Heights, Maryland

Dearborn Heights, Michigan

Waynesboro, Mississippi

Elizabeth City, North Carolina

Coshocton, Ohio

Portland, Oregon

Kalama, Washington

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Gardeners' Notes:

1
positive
1
neutral
0
negatives
RatingContent
Positive

On Oct 28, 2005, sadie_mae from Central, KY (Zone 6b) wrote:

This plant has grown very well for me, it increased from 3 fans last fall to 7 fans this summer.

Neutral

On Oct 27, 2003, daredevil from Niagara Falls, NY (Zone 6a) wrote:

(Temple '94) 29" E 8" SEV 5.3:1 spider (MOUNTAIN TOP EXPERIENCE X GARDEN PORTRAIT).