Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Black Magic'

Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss)
Cultivar: Black Magic
Hybridized by Douglas 1949

Height
36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing
36-48 in. (90-120 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
Late Midseason (MLa)

Flower Size
Large (more than 4.5" diameter)

Blooming Habit
Diurnal (diu.)

Flower Type
Crispate (pinched, twisted or quilled floral segments)

Bloom Color
Scarlet (Dark Red)

Color Patterns
Self

Flower Fragrance
No fragrance

Foliage Habit
Dormant (dor.)

Ploidy
Diploid

Awards (if applicable)

Foliage Color

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Where to Grow