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PlantFiles: Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Fairy Firecracker'

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Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Fairy Firecracker
Hybridized by Hudson; Year of Registration or Introduction: 1984

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Height:
12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:
12-15 in. (30-38 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:
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Propagation Methods:
By dividing the rootball

Bloom Time:
Midseason (M)

Flower Size:
Miniature (less than 3" diameter)

Blooming Habit:
Diurnal (diu.)

Flower Type:
Single

Bloom Color:
Red
Orange

Color Patterns:
Blend

Flower Fragrance:
No fragrance

Foliage Habit:
Evergreen (ev.)

Ploidy:
Diploid

Awards (if applicable):
Unknown - Tell us

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Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive TerriFlorida On Apr 29, 2005, TerriFlorida from Plant City, FL wrote:

FAIRY FIRECRACKER didn't establish quickly but once it settled in, it has made the cutest little flowers. They are on scapes that are well above the leaves, making a very good show. Mine is in six hours of full sun year round, more in summer.

Regional...

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

Plant City, Florida
Dearborn Heights, Michigan
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Auburn, New Hampshire
Elizabeth City, North Carolina (2 reports)
Hixson, Tennessee



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