Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Roses in Snow'

Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Roses in Snow
Hybridized by Hansen
Registered or introduced: 1999
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Height:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:

18-24 in. (45-60 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:

Non-patented

Propagation Methods:

By dividing the rootball

Bloom Time:

Early midseason (EM)

Flower Size:

Large (more than 4.5" diameter)

Blooming Habit:

Diurnal (diu.)

Flower Type:

Single

Bloom Color:

Red

Color Patterns:

Edged/Picoteed

Flower Fragrance:

No fragrance

Foliage Habit:

Semi-evergreen (sev.)

Ploidy:

Tetraploid

Awards (if applicable):

R.W. Munson, Jr. Award (or runner-up)

Award of Merit (or runner-up)

Honorable Mention

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

Laceys Spring, Alabama

Geyserville, California

Olathe, Kansas

Durham, Maine

Westminster, Maryland

Marlborough, Massachusetts

Clinton, Mississippi

Waynesboro, Mississippi

Sandown, New Hampshire

Hilton, New York

Rochester, New York

Elizabeth City, North Carolina

Felicity, Ohio

Mount Gilead, Ohio

Perrysburg, Ohio

Conroe, Texas

Huntington, West Virginia

Weston, West Virginia

Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin

Franklin, Wisconsin

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Gardeners' Notes:

2
positives
1
neutral
0
negatives
RatingContent
Neutral

On Jan 24, 2009, Mainer from Durham, ME (Zone 3a) wrote:

Looks like it has Frances Fay in it's ancestry which makes it hardy for my zone. Still not blooming much but I moved it last fall so expect something next year.

Positive

On Jul 12, 2008, CATSSTAFF from Westminster, MD (Zone 6b) wrote:

Second year plant doubled in size and has at least a dozen buds. The edge gets wider as the day goes on.A very garden worthy cultivar.

Positive

On Mar 29, 2005, Melissa_Ohio from Southwestern, OH (Zone 6b) wrote:

Hansen 99



Most seedlings of Roses in Snow display the distinctive ivory border.


Parentage:

CALGARY STAMPEDE x UNTAMED GLORY