Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Snowy Apparition'

Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Snowy Apparition
Hybridized by Childs
Registered or introduced: 1979
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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:

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Propagation Methods:

By dividing the rootball

Bloom Time:

Early midseason (EM)

Reblooming (Re)

Flower Size:

Large (more than 4.5" diameter)

Blooming Habit:

Diurnal (diu.)

Flower Type:

Single

Bloom Color:

White/Near White

Color Patterns:

Self

Flower Fragrance:

Slightly Fragrant

Foliage Habit:

Dormant (dor.)

Ploidy:

Tetraploid

Awards (if applicable):

Honorable Mention

Regional

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

Williamsville, Illinois

Macy, Indiana

Solsberry, Indiana

Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Franklin, Massachusetts

Gladwin, Michigan

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Gardeners' Notes:

1
positive
2
neutrals
0
negatives
RatingContent
Neutral

On Dec 10, 2011, RobertWM from Clawson, MI wrote:

Has quite a white effect for a daylily but not particularly productive for me. Not a great grower and the bud count was nothing special. I ended up replacing it.

Positive

On Feb 24, 2006, TBGDN from (Zone 5a) wrote:

Hybridized by Childs 1979. Good growing white, but not ahead of Gentle Shepherd! Lots of flowers.

Neutral

On Jan 30, 2003, mystic from Ewing, KY (Zone 6a) wrote:

6.5" blooms, 30" scapes, Childs 1979

1980 Robert P. Miller Memorial Award Winner