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PlantFiles: Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Humdinger'

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Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Humdinger
Hybridized by Joiner; Year of Registration or Introduction: 1988

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Height:
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:
24-36 in. (60-90 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

Bloom Time:
Early midseason (EM)
Reblooming (Re)

Flower Size:
Large (more than 4.5" diameter)

Blooming Habit:
Diurnal (diu.)

Flower Type:
Single

Bloom Color:
Bright Yellow

Color Patterns:
Self

Flower Fragrance:
No fragrance

Foliage Habit:
Evergreen (ev.)

Ploidy:
Tetraploid

Awards (if applicable):
Honorable Mention

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Profile:

3 positives
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive swoznick On Jun 8, 2006, swoznick from Burlington, NC (Zone 7b) wrote:

Welcome addition to my garden. Growing in amended clay soil and full sun. Consistent bloomer and eye catcher.

Positive corgimom On Jun 7, 2006, corgimom from Pontotoc, MS (Zone 7b) wrote:

Not notable as an individual flower but in a clump it is simply stunning. It draws attention.

Positive FLGator On Nov 8, 2002, FLGator from Valdosta, GA wrote:

Very large yellow. Form is so so but the size and color are great. Always receives a comment from garden visitors.

Regional...

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

San Jose, California
Richmond Hill, Georgia
Clinton, Mississippi
Burlington, North Carolina
Kalama, Washington



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