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PlantFiles: Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Geneva Firetruck'

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Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Geneva Firetruck
Hybridized by Hansen; Year of Registration or Introduction: 2001

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

Spacing:
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:
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
Cream/Tan

Color Patterns:
Edged/Picoteed

Flower Fragrance:
No fragrance

Foliage Habit:
Semi-evergreen (sev.)

Ploidy:
Tetraploid

Awards (if applicable):
Honorable Mention

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Profile:

1 positive
1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive goldilocks0613 On May 6, 2012, goldilocks0613 from Conroe, TX wrote:

Not sure why it was given a neutral rating before, but it
performs marvelously in my garden. The scapes are tall, with multiple blooms and lovely large blooms. It seems to be a real winner. This is its 3rd year in my garden.

Neutral daredevil On Oct 20, 2003, daredevil from Niagara Falls, NY (Zone 6a) wrote:

GENEVA FIRETRUCK (Hansen '01) 30" EM 5" SEV red with wide ivory cream border, yellow to green throat, 18 buds [ROSES IN SNOW X (CALGARY STAMPEDE x ALEXANDRA)].

Regional...

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

San Jose, California
Olathe, Kansas
Dearborn Heights, Michigan
Waynesboro, Mississippi
Conroe, Texas
Montgomery, Texas



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