Daylilies forum: What new Daylily cultivars did you add this year.

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Name: Kevin Smith
INDIANA (Zone 5b)
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kssmith
Aug 9, 2015 7:05 PM CST
Now that the season is winding down i thought this was a good way boast about my purchases this year. As always and with many of us space can be at a premium but where there is a will there is a way.
So if you are like me and are proud of your latest acquisitions please post away. It should be quite interesting.
Here are some of my new babies.
Antique Nouveau
Holloween Trick
Rumanian Rendevous
Persimmon Punch
Spartacus Adorned
Norwood Carter
Tooth
Magic Amethyst
Guided By Voices
Joan Derifield
Highland Pinched Fingers
Maxfield Parrish
Frivolous Frills
Awesome Candy
Andy Candy

Some of these are small 2 fan starts while others are entire clumps. I cannot wait till 2016.
Please ignore lack of question mark in my title. Duh.
SO MANY DAYLILYS, SO LITTLE LAND
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Name: Gerry Donahue
Pleasant Lake, IN (Zone 5b)
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profesora
Aug 9, 2015 7:15 PM CST
Kevin, listing mine will take several list.
Here is the list of the daylilies I just received:

Rollercoaster Rush
Temples and Towers, two auctions
Jupiters Fortune
Gus Townsend
Harmonic Hues
Pawprints on My Heart
Sweet Almond Mint
Victorian Garden Star Bright
Irish Jackpot, two auctions
Blue Illussion
Sparkling Spire
Velvet Violin
Pinched Perfection
Million Miles Away
Little Red Bantam
Memory of Morning
Malcolm David Brooker Sr.
Key Lime Hi
Lake Champagne
Johnny Bear
James' Prissy Kristi
El Shaddai
Echoes Of Love
Intricate By Design
Hazel Tinsley
Ancient Elf
Mermaid Princess
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Name: Gerry Donahue
Pleasant Lake, IN (Zone 5b)
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profesora
Aug 9, 2015 8:43 PM CST
Order from Maryott's

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Name: Pat Strong
Stone Mountain (Zone 8a)
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Pat236
Aug 9, 2015 9:00 PM CST
Gerry, I love Maryotts...I ordered a few from them this season
Bright in the Night
Sailing at Dawn
Kaanapali Coast
Mineral Springs*
Sign Language*

I ordered a few from ebay as well
Aussie Delight
Sabine Bauer
Rock Solid
Earth Music*

Marrietta Garden order
Spanish Fiesta
God Save the Queen
Timeless Majesty*

Lily Auction
Mountain Wild Flower
Ledgewood Pansy Face
Dewar Petit
Duke Ellington
Rollercoaster Rush
Lexington Avenue
Force to be Reckoned With


Gilbert H Wild
Carolina Pansy Face
Bestseller
Rosy Returns*

*BONUS
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Name: Becky
Sebastian, Florida (Zone 10a)
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beckygardener
Aug 9, 2015 11:29 PM CST
In the past 12 months, I have actually added registered daylilies. Before that, my 200 - 300 daylilies were all grown from seeds (seedlings). So I am proud to say that I actually DO own registered daylilies now. Most of them were obtained because of their rust resistance to use in my hybridizing efforts (as well as to enjoy the lovely green foliage and pretty blooms throughout the year here in Florida).

They include:

Lavender Stardust
Siloam Double Classic
Fol de rol
Raspberry Beret
Dynasty Pink
Paper Butterfly
Betty Warren Woods
Best Kept Secret
Calgary Stampede
Gleber's Top Cream
Jedi Brenda Spann
Sings the Blues
Lady Neva
Mister Lucky
Beautiful Edgings
Planet Max
Gadsden Goliath
Emperor Butterfly
Spanish Sketch
Apple Swirl
Lovely Pink Lady
Persian Pattern
Judge Roy Bean
Duchess of D'Orlean

And the ones still to arrive in Sept:
Chinese Scholar
All Fired Up
Spiny Sea Urchin
Moonlight Orchid
Neon Rainbow
Wild One
Gram's Dream
Springfield Clan
Red volunteer
Galaxy Explosion
Kipling

For a total of 35 cultivars. That is many more registered daylilies than I ever expected to own total!!! Big Grin
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Name: Pat Strong
Stone Mountain (Zone 8a)
Region: Georgia Dragonflies Ponds Cut Flowers Dahlias Birds
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Pat236
Aug 10, 2015 6:07 AM CST
Becky, Spiny Sea Urchin did very well for me this year. I got it last fall on ebay and I loved it....not sure if it is a rebloomer.
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Name: Gerry Donahue
Pleasant Lake, IN (Zone 5b)
Hostas Garden Ideas: Master Level
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profesora
Aug 10, 2015 2:10 PM CST
List #3
Azure Butterfly
Fang and Claw
Tradition with a Twist
Blue Crystal
Butterfly Moon
Waxwing Watercolor, 2 auctions
Aquadisiac
Kaleidoscope Lavender Pattern
Pebble in a Pond
Colors of the Dragon
Private Games
Ice Dragon
Rock Solid
Purple Starfish
Web of Illusion
Cameron's Twister
Heavenly Beginnings
Changes in Attitude
Eyelash Viper
Living Water
Stinger
Bi-Colored Bite
Grandpa Whiskers
Shores of Time, 2 auctions
Frogs Eye
Dragonfly Dawn
Game Face, 2 auctions
Roller coaster Rush, 2 auctions
Narrow Path, 2 auctions
Beauty of the King
State of Mind
Aldersgate
Freakazoid
Flying Bandit
Carol Todd
Celtic Butterfly, 2 auctions
Diamond Silk
Mystic Image
Space Warp
Buddy's Twister
Abilene My Pet Maddox
Art Gallery Appliqué
Azure Angel
Bells of Rhymney
Blue Nocturne
Casting Crowns

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Name: Kevin Smith
INDIANA (Zone 5b)
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kssmith
Aug 10, 2015 3:51 PM CST
Yeah Jerry i was going to say just top 20 for some folks with lots of space but there are so many cultivars you can still have quality with quantity. Lol.
Pat, Sabine Baur is simply gorgeous and i almost got Earth Music but i fear the local hybridizer i get all mine from let it go for free to make room for seedlings and i missed out on it.
I also forgot some of mine.

Lavender Blue Baby
Marvelous Light
Isle of Dreams
Ellis Powell

I noticed a lot of people have Beautiful Edgings and this year mine looked better than ever with record rainfall in June that we had. I guess you cannot over water as long as it drains good.
SO MANY DAYLILYS, SO LITTLE LAND
Name: Pat Strong
Stone Mountain (Zone 8a)
Region: Georgia Dragonflies Ponds Cut Flowers Dahlias Birds
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Pat236
Aug 10, 2015 5:21 PM CST
Kevin, I got Earth Music as a bonus from one of my ebay orders. I had never heard of, but after googling it, I'm glad she sent it. I got Lavender Blue Baby from Gilbert H Wild a two years ago and it has not bloomed. It was a very very small fan, but I've seen some pictured here and it is beautiful. I got my eyes on Ellis Powell for the spring. I just need more space!
Pat236
Name: Gerry Donahue
Pleasant Lake, IN (Zone 5b)
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profesora
Aug 10, 2015 5:35 PM CST
Kevin, I am not finished listing.
Name: David McCausland
Horseheads, NY (Zone 5a)
Daylilies Region: New York Plant and/or Seed Trader Hybridizer
Bedmaker
Aug 10, 2015 5:59 PM CST
Kevin,

I added the following daylilies this year and the year is still young, so there is plenty of time for impulse buys.

MALCOLM DAVID BROOKER SR
VENUS FLYTRAP
SPACECOAST THORNY DEVIL
SPACECOAST FREAKY TIKI
TRANSYLVANIAN TANGO
THE TRIBBLE WITH BLUE
LUNAR EMPIRE
STAR OF FANTASY
RIVER WIND
ATTACK LIZARD
JACK BE NIMBLE
BITTERSWEET AUGUST
HIDE AWAY
SOMETHING DIFFERENT
SMALL WORLD LOONIE TUNES
PLEATED PERFECTION
SHWOOD SUMMER SUNSHINE
BLACK FATHOM DEPTHS
CHILLED ORANGE SORBET
SULTRY SPANISH EYES
PURPLE STARFISH
GUY MEADOWS
CONNIE CAN'T HAVE IT
COURAGE TO CHANGE
FIRE ON THE MOUNTAIN
HEAVENLY TWISTED
ISLE OF PATMOS
JERRY HYATT
JUST FABULOUS
LADIES NIGHT OUT
LEDGEWOOD'S JUMPSTART
MOSES IN THE BULLRUSHES
NINE INCH NAILS
ROSE F. KENNEDY
SEARS TOWER
TUSCAN WARRIOR
TACTICAL CAT
WAVES BECOME WINGS
WIDOW'S WALK
WOMAN AT THE WELL

I need to find a daylilyaholics anonymous. I did not realize that I added 40 plants this year. I am not looking at the Lily Auction anymore - this year.

David
Name: Becky
Sebastian, Florida (Zone 10a)
Celebrating Gardening: 2015 Daylilies Hummingbirder Butterflies Seed Starter Container Gardener
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Garden Ideas: Master Level Lover of wildlife (Black bear badge) Birds Ponds
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beckygardener
Aug 10, 2015 6:34 PM CST
Pat - Thanks for the heads-up about Spiny Sea Urchin! I can't wait to get that last group of daylilies, get the large raised bed created, and get them all planted and cozy in their new homes! And then next Spring I hope to see a stunning show in my little yard! Thumbs up

David - The LA is the most dangerous place on the internet for me. I have to step away from the computer when I impulsively click on the bookmark on the tool bar marked "LA". Sticking tongue out Sticking tongue out Sticking tongue out Drooling
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters, compared to what lies within us.
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Name: Gale
CentralWa (Zone 6a)
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GDJCB
Aug 10, 2015 7:10 PM CST
I ended up adding more than I thought. If they all do well, I will be happy, though.

Asian Fairy Bluebird
Audience of One
Beauty Marked
Big Smile
Blood, Sweat and Tears
Bluegrass Music
Bullfrogs and Butterflies
California Connection
Cerise Masterpiece
Cimarron Rose
Citrix
Cosmic Odyssey
Duke Ellington
Eye Scream Sun Day
Fashion Police
Fiesta Flirt
Fountain of Life
Gavin Petit
Keep on Looking
Lexington Avenue
Mark Allen Perry
Michael Miller
Mississippi Memories
Nancy's Quilt
Navel Assault
New Paradigm
No More Tears
Nordic Night
Piping Rock
Precious Candy
Raspberries in Cream
Rock My World
Roses and Gold
Soft Hearted Mother
Sunday Sandals
Total Ecstasy
Two Part Harmony
Voila Francois

In the mail:
Battle of Jericho
Be Fruitful and Multiply
Fight the Good Fight
Flight into Egypt
Isle of Patmos
Keep the Faith
Pathway of Peace
Precious Promises
Rich in Mercy
Soul on Fire
Via Dolorosa
Wall of Fire
Welcoming Committee
Annabelle's Blush
Boundless Beauty
Eyes Right Jones
Lime Frost
Regal Shield
Name: Kevin Smith
INDIANA (Zone 5b)
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kssmith
Aug 10, 2015 7:28 PM CST
What do you do with all those besides fawn all over them like i would? Do you sell or welcome visitors?
Have you started crossing yet? I have to start crossing next year but have to add another bed first.
Please list until your hearts content. A few i have many i have heard of and so many never heard of but would love to see.

Pat you will have to post pic when Earth Music blooms next year. I just got 1 big fan of Ellis Powell but the garden where i got it had big gorgeous clump. I kept asking for the price every time i went over and finally got it for 15. So different from anything i had yet.
SO MANY DAYLILYS, SO LITTLE LAND
Name: Kevin Smith
INDIANA (Zone 5b)
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kssmith
Aug 10, 2015 7:33 PM CST
Bedmaker i see you got Venus Flytrap and i love it at the local garden but her price is too much for me right now. She has Precious Candy though so maybe next year on that one. I need a place in the country.
SO MANY DAYLILYS, SO LITTLE LAND
Name: Pat Strong
Stone Mountain (Zone 8a)
Region: Georgia Dragonflies Ponds Cut Flowers Dahlias Birds
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Pat236
Aug 10, 2015 8:15 PM CST
Becky, I most certainly will post a pic....I can't wait till the spring. The Bestseller that I got from Gilbert H Wild bloomed today but guess what...it is not Bestseller. The bloom is cream with teeth Glare
Pat236
Name: Becky
Sebastian, Florida (Zone 10a)
Celebrating Gardening: 2015 Daylilies Hummingbirder Butterflies Seed Starter Container Gardener
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Garden Ideas: Master Level Lover of wildlife (Black bear badge) Birds Ponds
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beckygardener
Aug 10, 2015 8:31 PM CST
Pat - Sad Thumbs down Sorry to hear that Gilbert H. Wild sent you the wrong daylily. I have sure been reading some not so good reports about this nursery lately. Confused Sad

Kevin - My daylilies are for hybridizing. No one here locally grows daylilies, so I grow them just for me and my hybridizing hobby. My goal is to get some worthy seedlings to register and name after loved ones. And then give them as gifts in memory of or in honor of the person they are named after. Smiling
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters, compared to what lies within us.
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Name: Kevin Smith
INDIANA (Zone 5b)
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kssmith
Aug 10, 2015 10:45 PM CST
Sorry Becky my questions were meant for Gerry and all his new plants and i did not make it clear at all.
I always thought if i could get started with hybridizing and got one registered i would name it after my late grandmother Elenore Jane if i thought it was worthy of her memory. I think what you are doing is great and makes the hobby for you and family very personal. What better way to honor someones memory than to take a living and growing thing of beauty that is one of kind just like they were in life.
SO MANY DAYLILYS, SO LITTLE LAND
Name: Becky
Sebastian, Florida (Zone 10a)
Celebrating Gardening: 2015 Daylilies Hummingbirder Butterflies Seed Starter Container Gardener
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Garden Ideas: Master Level Lover of wildlife (Black bear badge) Birds Ponds
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beckygardener
Aug 10, 2015 11:00 PM CST
Hilarious! Hilarious! Hilarious! Hilarious! Oops, I didn't know you were directing your questions to Gerry! I am still wondering how many total she bought this year. She mentioned she wasn't finished listing them all yet. Blinking Big Grin Thumbs up

I hope you create that perfect daylily to name in memory of your grandmother!
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters, compared to what lies within us.
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Name: Fred Manning
Lillian Alabama

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spunky1
Aug 11, 2015 5:18 AM CST
I bought two seedlings this year to put some new genes in my dip UF hybridizing efforts. I have almost stopped buying registered daylilies because I am not a collector, if I don't want it to work with I will not buy it.

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