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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Burkey
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1987
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 25 inches
Bloom size: 5 inches
Bloom time: Extra early
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Bud Count: 21-25
Branching: 4-way
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: golden orange self

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: Esperanza x May Seventy Eight
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Location: Northern Illinois (Zone 5a)Date: 2018-06-12
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