Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Siloam Doodlebug'

Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Siloam Doodlebug
Hybridized by Henry
Registered or introduced: 1985
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Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

15-18 in. (38-45 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:

Non-patented

Propagation Methods:

By dividing the rootball

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

Bloom Time:

Early midseason (EM)

Flower Size:

Small (3" to 4.5" diameter)

Blooming Habit:

Diurnal (diu.)

Flower Type:

Single

Bloom Color:

Pale Yellow

Bright Yellow

Dark Purple/Black

Color Patterns:

Self

Eyezone

Flower Fragrance:

No fragrance

Foliage Habit:

Dormant (dor.)

Ploidy:

Diploid

Awards (if applicable):

Honorable Mention

Junior Citation

Regional

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

Trinity, Alabama

Lula, Georgia

Oak Lawn, Illinois

Spring Grove, Illinois

Olathe, Kansas

Ewing, Kentucky

Durham, Maine

Florence, Mississippi

Brunswick, Missouri

Elizabeth City, North Carolina

Mount Gilead, Ohio

Hulbert, Oklahoma

North Augusta, South Carolina

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Gardeners' Notes:

1
positive
2
neutrals
0
negatives
RatingContent
Neutral

On Jul 26, 2015, DaylilySLP from Dearborn Heights, MI (Zone 6a) wrote:

Icy lemon with black purple eyezone and green throat.

Positive

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

Love this one because it is a delicate lemon yellow that blooms wherever I stick it including under the shade of the appletree and it increases at a good rate.

Neutral

On Mar 21, 2007, berrygirl from Braselton, GA (Zone 7b) wrote:

Short 18 - Flowers are light lemon yellow with a black-purple eye and dark green throat. Blooms - Early: June and Mid: July; Award winner.