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PlantFiles: Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Lake Effect'

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Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Lake Effect
Hybridized by Stamile; Year of Registration or Introduction: 1996

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

Bloom Time:
Midseason (M)
Reblooming (Re)

Flower Size:
Large (more than 4.5" diameter)

Blooming Habit:
Diurnal (diu.)

Flower Type:
Single

Bloom Color:
Violet/Lavender
Purple

Color Patterns:
Eyezone

Flower Fragrance:
Slightly Fragrant

Foliage Habit:
Dormant (dor.)

Ploidy:
Tetraploid

Awards (if applicable):
Award of Merit (or runner-up)
Honorable Mention
Junior Citation
Extra Large Diameter Award (or runner-up)

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Profile:

No positives
2 neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Neutral doss On Aug 22, 2006, doss from Stanford, CA (Zone 9b) wrote:

"Lake Effect' (Druids Chant x Big Blue) has 23 scapes with 4-5 way branching and 25-30 buds. Flowers are early morning opening (emo) and measure 7 x 4 x 2. It is both pod and pollen fertile. (details from the Floyd Cove Nursery website 2006).

Neutral mystic On Nov 5, 2005, mystic from Ewing, KY (Zone 6a) wrote:

2005 AHS Extra Large Diameter Award Runner-up

Regional...

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

Durham, Maine
Linthicum Heights, Maryland
Elizabeth City, North Carolina



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