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PlantFiles: Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Emperor's Dragon'

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

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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 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:
Midseason (M)
Reblooming (Re)

Flower Size:
Large (more than 4.5" diameter)

Blooming Habit:
Diurnal (diu.)
Extended (ext.)

Flower Type:
Single

Bloom Color:
Rose/Mauve
Fuchsia (Red-Purple)

Color Patterns:
Eyezone

Flower Fragrance:
No fragrance

Foliage Habit:
Evergreen (ev.)

Ploidy:
Tetraploid

Awards (if applicable):
Honorable Mention

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Profile:

2 positives
1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive Gindee77 On Jun 24, 2005, Gindee77 from Hampton, IL (Zone 5a) wrote:

This is a very nice daylily. It's colorful and blooms a lot. I've noticed the colors change a bit when it's very hot out. They don't seem as intense.

Positive bluektodd On Sep 8, 2004, bluektodd from Hillsdale, MI (Zone 5b) wrote:

Emperor's dragon multiplies quickly here in my zone 5 garden also will do well in partial sun.

Neutral mystic On Jan 22, 2003, mystic from Ewing, KY (Zone 6a) wrote:

5" mauve flowers with a plum eye, 26" scapes.

Regional...

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

Hampton, Illinois
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Hebron, Kentucky
Linthicum Heights, Maryland
Hillsdale, Michigan
Lebanon, Missouri
Auburn, New Hampshire
Shelby, North Carolina
Hulbert, Oklahoma
North Augusta, South Carolina
Simpsonville, South Carolina
Portsmouth, Virginia
Milwaukee, Wisconsin



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