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PlantFiles: Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Ruby Border'

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Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Ruby Border
Hybridized by Stamile; Year of Registration or Introduction: 2007

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Height:
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:
15-18 in. (38-45 cm)
18-24 in. (45-60 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.)

Flower Type:
Single

Bloom Color:
Red
Cream/Tan

Color Patterns:
Edge

Flower Fragrance:
Unknown - Tell us

Foliage Habit:
Evergreen (ev.)

Ploidy:
Tetraploid

Awards (if applicable):
Unknown - Tell us

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Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Neutral Calif_Sue On Nov 26, 2008, Calif_Sue from Northern California
United States (Zone 9a) wrote:

Hybridizer notes:

[(By Design x Tetra Beautiful Edgings) X (Picotee Dream x Tetra Beautiful Edgings)] 30 MRe. emo. Ev. 5.5 x 3.25 x 2. 4-way branching (2 laterals + terminal y). 35 buds.
RUBY BORDER always reminds me of apple blossoms. I do not know why since apple blossoms are pink and white while RUBY BORDER is red and cream green. Perhaps it is the light center and dark edge that triggers it.
RUBY BORDER is the only one of the picotees that seems to show a green cast throughout the flower. It also has the deepest color, widest edge and best substance of all the picotees. Like the others, the picotee is not only on the petals but the sepals, as well. It is a wonderful effect. I like the candy striping that occurs in the sepals of RUBY BORDER.
An important parent for picotee edges RUBY BORDER has given some of the deepest colored edging. Fertile both way.

Regional...

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

Elizabeth City, North Carolina (2 reports)



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