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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Marsh
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1976
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 26 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Double
Color description: Chinese Red self with chartreuse throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 1979

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Chicago Rosy x Douglas Dale
Child plants: 5 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Daylily Clump Shots 2018 by Hazelcrestmikeb Oct 4, 2018 1:36 PM 198
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What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
What are you adding for 2016? by JWWC Oct 19, 2016 8:42 PM 676
Native American Heritage Daylily Bed... by GaNinFl Sep 14, 2020 5:42 PM 93
july 2015 blooms by dormantsrule Aug 2, 2015 5:53 AM 729
Doubles by hazeleyes Nov 24, 2013 12:50 AM 53
Remarkable Reds by chalyse Jul 17, 2017 9:52 AM 292

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