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PlantFiles: Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Sombrero Way'

Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Sombrero Way
Hybridized by Reckamp; Year of Registration or Introduction: 1976

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18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

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:
Late Midseason (MLa)
Reblooming (Re)

Flower Size:
Large (more than 4.5" diameter)

Blooming Habit:
Diurnal (diu.)

Flower Type:

Bloom Color:

Color Patterns:

Flower Fragrance:
No fragrance

Foliage Habit:
Dormant (dor.)


Awards (if applicable):
Award of Merit (or runner-up)
Honorable Mention

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2 positives
1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

Positive rdeen On Jul 26, 2007, rdeen from Stone Ridge, NY wrote:

I couldn't do without this plant. It begins when the rest are quitting. Vigorous growth, glowing color, heavy texture, plentiful bloom. 80 bud count today!

Neutral mystic On Nov 6, 2005, mystic from Ewing, KY (Zone 6a) wrote:

1978 Richard C. Peck Memorial Award Winner

Positive dlyn On Sep 20, 2005, dlyn from Berkshire, NY (Zone 5a) wrote:

I love this daylily. Lots of buds with good branching. It reblooms for me here in zone 5, still in flower through the first couple frosts.


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

Long Beach, California
Logansport, Indiana
Hebron, Kentucky
Excelsior, Minnesota
Berkshire, New York
Stone Ridge, New York
Dayton, Ohio
Friedensburg, Pennsylvania
Pottstown, Pennsylvania

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