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PlantFiles: Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Totally Awesome'

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Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Totally Awesome
Hybridized by Ward; Year of Registration or Introduction: 1993

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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 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:
Rose/Mauve

Color Patterns:
Blend

Flower Fragrance:
Slightly Fragrant

Foliage Habit:
Evergreen (ev.)

Ploidy:
Diploid

Awards (if applicable):
Ida Munson Award (or runner-up)
Honorable Mention

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Profile:

No positives
2 neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Neutral Melissa_Ohio On Jul 11, 2005, Melissa_Ohio from Southwestern, OH (Zone 6b) wrote:

Ward, 93

Neutral poplarcreek On Sep 8, 2003, poplarcreek from Baltimore, OH (Zone 6a) wrote:

This plant is reasonably hardy in my zone 6-a garden. It was not happy the first winter (very cold). It took a while to get going after that but it is fine now. It does not increase well but when it flowers it is TOTALLY AWESOME.

Regional...

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

Baltimore, Ohio
Kalama, Washington



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