Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Sparkling Orange'

Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Sparkling Orange
Hybridized by Barth
Registered or introduced: 1983
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Height:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:

24-36 in. (60-90 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

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

Bloom Time:

Early midseason (EM)

Flower Size:

Large (more than 4.5" diameter)

Blooming Habit:

Nocturnal (noc.)

Extended (ext.)

Flower Type:

Single

Bloom Color:

Gold (Yellow-Orange)

Color Patterns:

Self

Flower Fragrance:

Slightly Fragrant

Foliage Habit:

Dormant (dor.)

Ploidy:

Tetraploid

Awards (if applicable):

Honorable Mention

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

Solsberry, Indiana

Dearborn Heights, Michigan

Southfield, Michigan

Tawas City, Michigan

Asheville, North Carolina

Kalama, Washington

Madison, Wisconsin

Marion, Wisconsin

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Gardeners' Notes:

2
positives
1
neutral
0
negatives
RatingContent
Positive

On Jun 25, 2015, Margosgarden from Asheville, NC wrote:

This is one of my favorite of the daylily group. The color pops. I wait each year for the blooming to start, it is dramatic and can be seen from a long way. Neighbors comment and stop to talk. The leaves completely die back and there is no clue that such beauty will come back in the spring.

Positive

On Jun 28, 2003, kennedy from Bagdad, KY (Zone 6a) wrote:

Stout plant, outstandingly vibrant color.

Neutral

On Jan 31, 2003, mystic from Ewing, KY (Zone 6a) wrote:

6" golden,orange blooms,34" scapes,Barth (1983)