The daylily Hotlanta was hybridized by Waldrop in 2014. Hotlanta was hybridized by crossing (Walter Kennedy × Red Eyed Radiance). The color of Hotlanta can be described as red with a large more intense red eye, and a green throat. It is a Tetraploid. It has a bud count of 22. It blooms in (Early-Midseason,Rebloom). It's flowers measure (6 in, (15 cm)). It has 4 branches. It has a normal scape height of (31 in, (79 cm)). It is Fragrant.