Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Siloam June Bug'

Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Siloam June Bug
Hybridized by Henry
Registered or introduced: 1978
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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:

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Propagation Methods:

By dividing the rootball

Bloom Time:

Early midseason (EM)

Flower Size:

Miniature (less than 3" diameter)

Blooming Habit:

Diurnal (diu.)

Flower Type:

Single

Bloom Color:

Gold (Yellow-Orange)

Maroon (Purple-Brown)

Color Patterns:

Eyezone

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:

Dothan, Alabama

Oak Lawn, Illinois

Solsberry, Indiana

Ewing, Kentucky

Durham, Maine

Rockland, Maine

Dearborn Heights, Michigan

Auburn, New Hampshire

Morehead City, North Carolina

Fargo, North Dakota

Glouster, Ohio

Allentown, Pennsylvania

Norristown, Pennsylvania

North Augusta, South Carolina

Kalama, Washington

Marion, Wisconsin

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Gardeners' Notes:

3
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Positive

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

Survived two Maine winters and the bloom was so tiny, sparkling that I can not wait until it becomes a clump.

Positive

On Sep 26, 2008, figaro52 from Oak Lawn, IL (Zone 5a) wrote:

For the past 2 seasons June Bug has been in bloom from early summer until frost. A jewel in the cottage garden!

Positive

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

2-3" gold blooms with a maroon eye, 23" scapes,
Henry P (1978). This was the first year blooming for me I love the small blooms. It really stands out in a mixed bed.