Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Dark Wonder'

Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Dark Wonder
Hybridized by Stamile
Registered or introduced: 2000
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Height:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:

24-36 in. (60-90 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:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

By dividing the rootball

Bloom Time:

Midseason (M)

Reblooming (Re)

Flower Size:

Large (more than 4.5" diameter)

Blooming Habit:

Diurnal (diu.)

Flower Type:

Double

Bloom Color:

Purple

Silver/Gray

Color Patterns:

Watermark

Edge

Flower Fragrance:

Slightly Fragrant

Foliage Habit:

Evergreen (ev.)

Ploidy:

Tetraploid

Awards (if applicable):

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

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Tampa, Florida

Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Simpsonville, South Carolina

Gardeners' Notes:

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positives
2
neutrals
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RatingContent
Neutral

On Jun 7, 2012, plantiques32 from Austin, TX wrote:

This plant has not doubled for me at all...but it is very beautiful as a single flower. Nice coloring.

Negative

On Feb 8, 2009, patience888 from Lynnville, IN wrote:

This plant rarely doubles here in zone 6.

Neutral

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

Dark Wonder" (Plum Plume x Denali) has 27 scapes with 3-4 way branching and 20 buds. Early opening flowers (emo) are 6 x 3 x 2, 98% double and both pod and pollen fertile.