Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Stamile
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1994
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 25 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rust Resistance: Shows Susceptibility
Rust Resistance Decimal Score: 4.5
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Edged
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: raspberry rose blend with gold edge and green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 2001
Honorable Mention: 1998
LEP: 2000

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: ((sdlg x Love Goddess) x Crush on You) x Tet. Barbara Mitchell
Child plants: 122 child plants

Common names
  • Daylily

'Chance Encounter' was a featured
Plant of the Day for May 29, 2017.
  • Posted by pixie62560 (Northernmost and largest state in New England - Zone 5a) on Apr 16, 2013 5:16 AM concerning plant:
    It took a few years to settle in here in Maine but it instantly draws your eyes to it.
  • Posted by mantisOH (Athens, Ohio - Zone 6a) on Apr 18, 2018 9:44 PM concerning plant:
    Can be a slow opener. Some days never opens flat.
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amberjewel On May 13, 2017 Obtained plant
Small clump acquired from Lake Country Daylilies, planted May 2017
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