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Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Darla Anita'

Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Darla Anita
Additional cultivar information:(Ida's Magic Spacecoast Starburst)
Hybridized by Kinnebrew
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 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

By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)

Bloom Time:

Early midseason (EM)

Flower Size:

Large (more than 4.5" diameter)

Blooming Habit:

Diurnal (diu.)

Flower Type:

Single

Bloom Color:

Gold (Yellow-Orange)

Violet/Lavender

Color Patterns:

Blend

Edge

Flower Fragrance:

No fragrance

Foliage Habit:

Evergreen (ev.)

Ploidy:

Tetraploid

Awards (if applicable):

Award of Merit (or runner-up)

Honorable Mention

Extra Large Diameter Award (or runner-up)

Regional

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

San Jose, California

Lawrenceville, Georgia

Olathe, Kansas

Ewing, Kentucky

Hazard, Kentucky

Durham, Maine

Ware, Massachusetts

Dearborn Heights, Michigan

Akeley, Minnesota

Waynesboro, Mississippi

Eldon, Missouri

Corning, New York

Elizabeth City, North Carolina

North Augusta, South Carolina

Christiana, Tennessee

Greeneville, Tennessee

Sparta, Tennessee

Fate, Texas

Portsmouth, Virginia

Franklin, Wisconsin

Madison, Wisconsin

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Gardeners' Notes:

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positives
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neutral
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RatingContent
Neutral

On Jan 23, 2015, DaylilySLP from Dearborn Heights, MI (Zone 6a) wrote:

Lavender blend with gold edge above green throat.

Negative

On Apr 10, 2006, Melissa_Ohio from Southwestern, OH (Zone 6b) wrote:

Darla Anita did not do well for me, it died the first winter. I've not bothered to replace it.