Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Little Missy'

Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Little Missy
Hybridized by Cruse
Registered or introduced: 1975
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Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

15-18 in. (38-45 cm)

Hardiness:

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)

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 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

Bloom Time:

Early midseason (EM)

Flower Size:

Miniature (less than 3" diameter)

Blooming Habit:

Diurnal (diu.)

Flower Type:

Single

Bloom Color:

Green

Purple

Color Patterns:

Edged/Picoteed

Flower Fragrance:

No fragrance

Foliage Habit:

Semi-evergreen (sev.)

Ploidy:

Diploid

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Regional

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

Cornelia, Georgia

Lawrenceville, Georgia

Bolingbrook, Illinois

Macy, Indiana

Durham, Maine

Auburn, New Hampshire

Elizabeth City, North Carolina

Freedom, Pennsylvania

North Augusta, South Carolina

Bristol, Wisconsin

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Gardeners' Notes:

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positive
1
neutral
0
negatives
RatingContent
Positive

On Mar 8, 2009, 1violetheart from Lawrenceville, GA wrote:

This little flower puts out a big show for me. Lots of buds and multiplies fast. She is not affected by the heat in zone 8 or dry summers.

Neutral

On Nov 2, 2003, carolann from Auburn, NH wrote:

Cruse - 3" purple bloom with white edge, early to mid-season bloom, 16" scapes, semi-evergreen