Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Dragons Eye'

Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Dragons Eye
Additional cultivar information:(aka Dragon's Eye)
Hybridized by Salter
Registered or introduced: 1991
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Height:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:

12-15 in. (30-38 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:

Late Midseason (MLa)

Flower Size:

Miniature (less than 3" diameter)

Blooming Habit:

Diurnal (diu.)

Flower Type:

Single

Bloom Color:

Pink

Color Patterns:

Eyezone

Flower Fragrance:

No fragrance

Foliage Habit:

Semi-evergreen (sev.)

Ploidy:

Diploid

Awards (if applicable):

Stout Silver Medal Runner-up

Annie T. Giles Award (or runner-up)

Award of Merit (or runner-up)

Honorable Mention

Junior Citation

Regional

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

San Bernardino, California

Waterbury, Connecticut

Hazel Crest, Illinois

Plymouth, Indiana

Durham, Maine

Westminster, Maryland

Dearborn Heights, Michigan

Cut Bank, Montana

Lincoln, Nebraska

Auburn, New Hampshire

Sandown, New Hampshire

Cape May Court House, New Jersey

Jefferson, New York

Elizabeth City, North Carolina (2 reports)

Fremont, Ohio

Lynchburg, Ohio

Houston, Texas

Vidor, Texas

Bristol, Wisconsin

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Gardeners' Notes:

2
positives
1
neutral
0
negatives
RatingContent
Positive

On Jan 12, 2008, Mainer from Durham, ME (Zone 3a) wrote:

I like this plant, true to color and seems to be doing well here.

Positive

On Jun 23, 2003, yogaman from Houston, TX (Zone 9a) wrote:

Pastel pink with rose red eyezone and green throat.
Parentage: Enchaners Spell X Janice Brown
Awards:
1997 - Annie T. Giles Award, Best Small Flower
1998 - Award of Merit
2000 - Stout Silver Medal Runner-up
2001 - Stout Silver Medal Runner-up
2002 - Stout Silver Medal Runner-up

Neutral

On Feb 26, 2003, mystic from Ewing, KY (Zone 6a) wrote:

4" blooms, 24" scape,E. Salter 1991