Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Jean'

Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Jean
Hybridized by McDade
Registered or introduced: 1943
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Height:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing:

36-48 in. (90-120 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:

Late (La)

Flower Size:

Large (more than 4.5" diameter)

Blooming Habit:

Diurnal (diu.)

Flower Type:

Crispate (pinched, twisted or quilled floral segments)

Unusual Form

Bloom Color:

Rose/Mauve

Bright Yellow

Color Patterns:

Bicolor

Flower Fragrance:

No fragrance

Foliage Habit:

Dormant (dor.)

Ploidy:

Diploid

Awards (if applicable):

Award of Merit (or runner-up)

Regional

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

Palmyra, Illinois

Rockland, Maine

Felicity, Ohio

Middleton, Tennessee

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Nov 7, 2012, themikesmom wrote:

'Jean' 1943 McDade-Schriener 38" VLa Dor Diploid Unusual Form Cascade. This plant is listed as a Very Late bloomer however it has been growing wild for the last 50 years on the Louisiana Coastline, where it starts blooming around the first week of May about two weeks before the orange ditch lilies H. fulva start to bloom. It is often confused and 'Jean Watson' ends up mascarading under the label which was introduced in 1948 and is another Mcdade intro. The difference between the two I have been told is only in color. 'Jean' 1943 is redder in overtones as it is a orange-red and pale orange bicolor sepal daylily, and 'Jean Watson' 1948 is pale orange and pale yellow bicolor polychrome sepal daylily. They are Heirloom Classics! anyone I end up getting is good enough for me! and am hoping t... read more