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PlantFiles: Daylily
Hemerocallis 'First Knight'

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Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: First Knight
Hybridized by Salter; Year of Registration or Introduction: 1995

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

Spacing:
18-24 in. (45-60 cm)
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Hardiness:
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)
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:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
By dividing the rootball
By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)

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

Flower Size:
Large (more than 4.5" diameter)

Blooming Habit:
Diurnal (diu.)

Flower Type:
Single

Bloom Color:
Gold (Yellow-Orange)
Bright Yellow

Color Patterns:
Self

Flower Fragrance:
Slightly Fragrant

Foliage Habit:
Semi-evergreen (sev.)

Ploidy:
Tetraploid

Awards (if applicable):
Award of Merit (or runner-up)
Honorable Mention

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Profile:

2 positives
1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive kbaumle On Oct 25, 2014, kbaumle from Northwest, OH (Zone 5b) wrote:

Here it is, October 25th, in NW Ohio, Zone 5b, and my 'First Knight' is going to bloom. We've already had several frosts.

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

6" yellow flowers with a gold edge, 28" scapes.

Positive FLGator On Nov 7, 2002, FLGator from Valdosta, GA wrote:

Excellent. Large creamy yellow with nice ruffled edging.

Regional...

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

San Jose, California
Valdosta, Georgia
Dearborn Heights, Michigan
Florence, Mississippi
Haviland, Ohio
Hulbert, Oklahoma
Simpsonville, South Carolina
Weston, West Virginia
Racine, Wisconsin



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