Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Lavender Heartthrob'

Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Lavender Heartthrob
Hybridized by Stamile
Registered or introduced: 2002
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Height:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 3a: to -39.9 C (-40 F)

USDA Zone 3b: to -37.2 C (-35 F)

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)

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:

Extra early (EE)

Reblooming (Re)

Flower Size:

Large (more than 4.5" diameter)

Blooming Habit:

Diurnal (diu.)

Flower Type:

Single

Bloom Color:

Gold (Yellow-Orange)

Violet/Lavender

Color Patterns:

Edge

Flower Fragrance:

Slightly Fragrant

Foliage Habit:

Dormant (dor.)

Ploidy:

Tetraploid

Awards (if applicable):

Honorable Mention

Regional

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

Cut Bank, Montana

Lincoln, Nebraska

Columbia, South Carolina

Greeneville, Tennessee

Plano, Texas

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

On Jan 23, 2009, Mainer from Durham, ME (Zone 3a) wrote:

Survived one Maine winter and bloomed this summer for the first time. Late Aug which suprised me and lasted until Sept frost. No great edging showing yet and I thought this was supposed to be early season with rebloom but it might be adjusting it's timing from Florida this year.

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On Aug 22, 2006, doss from Stanford, CA (Zone 9b) wrote:

"Lavender Heartthrob" (Magic Amethyst x Debussy) has 22 scapes with 5-way branching. (3 + terminal y) and 28-30 buds. Flowers are early morning openers and measure 7 x 3 5/8 x 2. It is both pod and pollen fertile. (details taken from Floyd Cove Nursery website 2006)