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PlantFiles: Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Grape Velvet'

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Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Grape Velvet
Hybridized by Wild; Year of Registration or Introduction: 1978

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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:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
By dividing the rootball

Bloom Time:
Midseason (M)

Flower Size:
Small (3" to 4.5" diameter)

Blooming Habit:
Diurnal (diu.)

Flower Type:
Single

Bloom Color:
Purple

Color Patterns:
Unknown - Tell us

Flower Fragrance:
No fragrance

Foliage Habit:
Dormant (dor.)

Ploidy:
Diploid

Awards (if applicable):
Honorable Mention
Junior Citation

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2 neutrals
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Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Neutral lilyq On Jun 12, 2008, lilyq from Fairfax, MN wrote:

started with four tiny fans in 2005~didn't bloom until 2007 and then not much. In 2008, I still have only four little fans...so it doesn't do much here.

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

4.5" purple blooms, 24" scapes

Regional...

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

Ottawa, Illinois
New Paris, Indiana
Hebron, Kentucky
Edgewater, Maryland
Fairfax, Minnesota
Dayton, Ohio
Fremont, Ohio
Lynchburg, Ohio
Sandusky, Ohio
Simpsonville, South Carolina
Kalama, Washington



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