Plant ID forum: Peruvian Daffodil (Hymenocallis 'Sulphur Queen')

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Name: Susan B
East Tennessee (Zone 6b)
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lakesidecallas
Jul 11, 2011 7:51 AM CST



No idea what this is- it has never flowered for me before and I don't remember buying it
Name: Dave Whitinger
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dave
Jul 11, 2011 8:01 AM CST

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That is a Hymenocallis and it looks like it is the variety 'Sulphur Queen'.
Name: Lin
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plantladylin
Jul 11, 2011 12:38 PM CST
I agree ... and what a beauty you have there!

http://www.google.com/search?q=Hymenocallis+'Sulphur+Queen'&...
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Name: barb allison
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mamajack
Jul 12, 2011 12:38 AM CST
is this yellow one as hardy as the white? it is really very nice.
Name: Susan B
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lakesidecallas
Jul 12, 2011 6:29 AM CST
Lin, came through a fire OK, lol. Thanks for the ID, I still have no idea where it came from, but now I have a name for it!
Name: Carol Noel
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AlohaHoya
Jul 21, 2011 11:46 PM CST
It's beautiful!!! Does it seed freely?
It's all about choices.
Name: Susan
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Tallulah_B
Aug 4, 2011 11:41 AM CST
It almost looks like the Alpine Lily I just saw in Montana's Glacier National Park last week (confirmed name).
Such a sweet flower - takes years to get through up to 8" of ice and blooms every several years.
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sallyg
Aug 12, 2011 10:30 PM CST
I've been trying to get my Sulfur Queen to bloom for years! maybe I should set fire to it...
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Name: Susan
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Tallulah_B
Aug 15, 2011 10:44 AM CST
Rolling on the floor laughing Rolling on the floor laughing be sure to use sulphur matches Rolling on the floor laughing Rolling on the floor laughing
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CindiKS
Aug 15, 2011 5:22 PM CST
Rolling on the floor laughing Good one, Susan!
I tip my hat to you.
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Name: Susan
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Tallulah_B
Aug 16, 2011 12:59 PM CST
Hilarious! Thank you! (deep bow/curtsey)
Susan
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Name: Susan B
East Tennessee (Zone 6b)
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lakesidecallas
Sep 2, 2011 10:07 AM CST
Hurray! That was a good one! Mine had a couple of flowers and I tried to self the first one, but no seeds. Shrug!

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