Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Anzac'

Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Anzac
Hybridized by Parry
Registered or introduced: 1968
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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 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

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:

Red

Color Patterns:

Self

Flower Fragrance:

No fragrance

Foliage Habit:

Dormant (dor.)

Ploidy:

Diploid

Awards (if applicable):

Honorable Mention

Regional

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

Jonesboro, Arkansas

Aurora, Colorado

Lawrenceville, Georgia

Machesney Park, Illinois

Lafayette, Indiana

Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Ewing, Kentucky

Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Ville Platte, Louisiana

Gladwin, Michigan

Starkville, Mississippi

Auburn, New Hampshire

Jamesburg, New Jersey

Morehead City, North Carolina

Belfield, North Dakota

North Augusta, South Carolina

Tomah, Wisconsin

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Gardeners' Notes:

2
positives
0
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0
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RatingContent
Positive

On Apr 7, 2004, Wh1taker from State University, AR wrote:

Anzac is a tough plant, having come back even stronger after being run over repeatedly by a large truck. The blossoms are a dark velvety red, with a tendency to fade in afternoon sun. Susceptible to thrips.

Positive

On Nov 8, 2002, hattie from Pelham, AL wrote:

The texture is velvet; really nice. This is a nice, heritage daylily to have.