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Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Siloam Virginia Henson'

Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Siloam Virginia Henson
Hybridized by Henry
Registered or introduced: 1979
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Height:

18-24 in. (45-60 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:

Early midseason (EM)

Flower Size:

Small (3" to 4.5" diameter)

Blooming Habit:

Diurnal (diu.)

Extended (ext.)

Flower Type:

Single

Bloom Color:

Pale Pink

Scarlet (Dark Red)

Color Patterns:

Eyezone

Flower Fragrance:

No fragrance

Foliage Habit:

Dormant (dor.)

Ploidy:

Diploid

Awards (if applicable):

Annie T. Giles Award (or runner-up)

Don C. Stevens 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:

Macy, Indiana

Durham, Maine

Glenelg, Maryland

Groveland, Massachusetts

Waynesboro, Mississippi

Auburn, New Hampshire

Sandown, New Hampshire

Coshocton, Ohio

Mount Gilead, Ohio

Ravenna, Ohio

Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin

Marion, Wisconsin

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Gardeners' Notes:

3
positives
1
neutral
0
negatives
RatingContent
Positive

On Apr 16, 2010, MollyJane from Ravenna, OH wrote:

Very vigorous in NE Ohio; in 6 years I have divided it 3 times.

Positive

On Jan 25, 2009, Mainer from Durham, ME (Zone 3a) wrote:

Very hardy in my zone and beautiful. Lives in my raised wooden bed with no problems. Would love to get a tetra version.

Positive

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

Hybridized by Henry 1979. Petite, dainty flowers are a pink cream with a rose red eyezone. Especially nice in light sunshine!

Neutral

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

4.5" pink blooms with a red eye,20" scapes,Henry P (1979)