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Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Texas Sunlight'

Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Texas Sunlight
Hybridized by Lewis
Registered or introduced: 1981
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Height:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Hardiness:

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:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

By dividing the rootball

Bloom Time:

Midseason (M)

Flower Size:

Miniature (less than 3" diameter)

Blooming Habit:

Diurnal (diu.)

Flower Type:

Single

Bloom Color:

Bright Yellow

Color Patterns:

Self

Flower Fragrance:

No fragrance

Foliage Habit:

Dormant (dor.)

Ploidy:

Diploid

Awards (if applicable):

Donn Fischer Memorial Award (or runner-up)

Award of Merit (or runner-up)

Honorable Mention

Junior Citation

Regional

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

Solsberry, Indiana

Columbus, Ohio

Felicity, Ohio

Elizabethton, Tennessee

Lexington, Virginia

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Aug 6, 2011, FLOWER_FANATIC from Columbus, OH wrote:

Lowes here in Columbus, Ohio has this daylily (zone5b/6a) in August 2011 and it still has buds and flowers on it. The flower stalks are tall and sturdy, covered with bright deep yellow cute (2-3") flowers with a green throat. 2-3 stalks per plants with lots of buds. You won't be disappointed!

Positive

On Jul 22, 2004, MizD from Lufkin, TX wrote:

Clusters of small yellow blooms on tall stems really add a "punch" of color to a mid-Summer daylilly bed.