Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Chance Encounter') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Stamile
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1994
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 25 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rebloom
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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: ((sdlg x Love Goddess) x Crush on You) x Tet. Barbara Mitchell
Child plants: 119 child plants

Photo courtesy of Bill Jarvis

'Chance Encounter' was a featured
Plant of the Day for May 29, 2017.

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Location: In my Wisconsin, zone 4 garden.Date: 2014-07-25
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Location: My garden in northeast TexasDate: 2010 summerBeautiful raspberry pink color, a very good bloomer
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Location: Nashville, TNDate: 2014-06-26
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Photographed on a garden tour in Ohio
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Photo courtesy of Karen Newman, Delano Daylilies
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Image courtesy of Charlotte's Daylily Diary. Used with permission
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Location: Ed Burton, NE Wisconsin
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Location: southern KYDate: 4000-11-24
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Date: 2019-06-23
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Photo Courtesy of Garfield Gardens Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Homestead Farms Nursery. Used with Permission.
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Photographed in hybridizer's garden, Florida
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Photo courtesy of Bill Jarvis
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Photo Courtesy of Cheryl's Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Location: My garden in northeast TexasDate: 2010  Summer
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Location: In my garden in Lenore, IDDate: 7-3-2014
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Location: In my garden in Lenore, IDDate: 7-4-2014
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Location: My garden, North Central IdahoDate: 6-20-2015
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: June 15, 2007
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: June 24, 2006
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Location: WA
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Date: 2011-12-16Posted with permission and photographed by Leslie Mauck http://ww
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Date: 2008-03-01Posted with permission and photographed by Leslie Mauck http://ww
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Date: 2003-08-07Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Bluegrass Daylily Gardens. Used with Permission
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Date: 2009-01-04Image courtesy of Charlotte's Daylily Diary. Used with permission
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Photo Courtesy of Alcovy Daylily Farm. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Nottawasaga Daylilies. Used with Permission.
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Courtesy of Peace on Earth Gardens Used with permission
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: June 13, 2007
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: June 2009
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Location: Wentworth, NS, CanadaDate: 2016-08-15
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Comments:
Posted by pixie62560 (Northernmost and largest state in New England - Zone 5a) on Apr 16, 2013 5:16 AM

It took a few years to settle in here in Maine but it instantly draws your eyes to it.

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Posted by mantisOH (Athens, Ohio - Zone 6a) on Apr 18, 2018 9:44 PM

Can be a slow opener. Some days never opens flat.

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August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
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June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
May 2018 Blooms by beckygardener Jun 5, 2018 11:10 PM 380
Rust Is Here! by kousa Nov 10, 2019 6:24 PM 42
August 2017 Blooms by kousa Sep 1, 2017 5:19 PM 325
7th Daylily of the Day Poll (CLOSED) by beckygardener Jun 2, 2017 3:59 PM 16
Thoughts - Of the seeds that germinate from a cross how many are good? by Protoavis Feb 8, 2017 12:03 PM 22
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
July blooms 2016 by Barbalee Aug 6, 2016 7:37 AM 902
Pics of poly blooms by GDJCB Sep 26, 2017 1:10 PM 448
What are you adding for 2016? by JWWC Oct 19, 2016 8:42 PM 676
August, 2015 Blooms by ARoseblush Aug 30, 2015 8:44 PM 404

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