Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Jason Salter'

Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Jason Salter
Hybridized by EH Salter
Registered or introduced: 1987
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Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

15-18 in. (38-45 cm)

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Hardiness:

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

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

Bloom Time:

Early midseason (EM)

Flower Size:

Miniature (less than 3" diameter)

Blooming Habit:

Diurnal (diu.)

Flower Type:

Single

Bloom Color:

Bright Yellow

Violet/Lavender

Purple

Color Patterns:

Self

Eyezone

Flower Fragrance:

No fragrance

Foliage Habit:

Evergreen (ev.)

Ploidy:

Diploid

Awards (if applicable):

Stout Silver Medal Runner-up

Lenington All-American Award (or runner-up)

Donn Fischer Memorial Award (or runner-up)

Don C. Stevens Award (or runner-up)

Award of Merit (or runner-up)

Honorable Mention

Junior Citation

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

Saint Cloud, Florida

Solsberry, Indiana

Hebron, Kentucky

Linthicum Heights, Maryland

Brown City, Michigan

Auburn, New Hampshire

Sandown, New Hampshire

Elizabeth City, North Carolina

Coshocton, Ohio

Felicity, Ohio

Kalama, Washington

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Gardeners' Notes:

1
positive
3
neutrals
0
negatives
RatingContent
Neutral

On Jul 19, 2015, DaylilySLP from Dearborn Heights, MI (Zone 6a) wrote:

Yellow with washed lavender purple eyezone and green throat.
(Enchanter's Spell (Enchanted Elf Cosmic Hummingbird))

Positive

On Jan 23, 2009, Mainer from Durham, ME (Zone 3a) wrote:

Seems to be hardy in my zone. Mine has been through two Maine winters and has multiplied from one fan and bloomed for the first time this summer for quite a long time in a shady spot. Back in it's day was a great breakthrough in the eyezone pattern.

Neutral

On Oct 31, 2003, pigeon1943 from Harwinton, CT wrote:

An OK flower, a bit small and common looking flower, but blooms well.

Neutral

On Jan 23, 2003, mystic from Ewing, KY (Zone 6a) wrote:

Yellow with lavender-purple eyezone and green throat. 18" scape, 2.75" blooms.