Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Salter
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1992
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 26 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Rust Resistance: Shows Susceptibility
Rust Resistance Decimal Score: 3.0
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: cream with dark purple eyezone above green throat
AHS Awards: Stout Silver Medal: 2004
Award of Merit: 2002
Honorable Mention: 1999
JC: 1992

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
Child plants: 186 child plants

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Photo by farmerbell
Location: Elberfeld, Indiana
Date: 2013-02-02
Location: North Carolina
Date: 2022-06-18
Moonlit Masquerade
Location: Manitoba, Canada
Date: 2021-07-22
Photo by Growgirl
Location: Wentworth, NS, Canada
Date: 2016-01-17
Location: Garland, TX
Date: 2020-05-14
Location: Garland, TX
Date: 2021-05-30
Location: Mt. Sterling Ky
Date: 2022-06-10
Location: Naperville, IL
Date: July 2020
Location: Z:5 
Date: 2018-07-09
Location: Myrtle Beach, SC
Date: 2020-06-25
Location: Elberfeld, Indiana
Date: 2011-06-24
Location: Z:5 
Date: 2017-07-13
After a bath !
Location: Manitoba, Canada
Date: 2015-07-27
Location: Oxfordshire, England
Date: 2016-07-09
Location: MY GARDEN
Date: 2005-06-09
Photo by Jason_Halonen
Location: Zone 8 Alabama
Date: 2019-05-20
Moonlit Masquerade , vibrant color!
Location: Alabama
Date: 2014-09-14
Moonlit Masquerade
Location: Kalama, Wa.
Date: 2011-07-29
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Image courtesy of Charlotte's Daylily Diary. Used with permission
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Location: Vaughan, ON, Canada (Zone 5b)
Date: 2012-07-11
Location: BX Creek Daylilies, Vernon, BC.
Photo by Gail Morgan of BX Creek Daylilies. Used with permission.

Date: 1980-01-01
Location: southeast alabama
Date: 2015-05-13
Moonlit Masquerade!
Location: Duluth, MN (4b)
Date: 2022-07-30
Photo by kimkats
Photo by Newyorkrita

Date: 2013-07-16
Location: Elberfeld, Indiana
Date: 2013-02-02
Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.
Date: 2016-07-17
- The wind has blown pollen onto the petals.
Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.
Date: 2016-07-21
- Sepals lay back and frame the picture, while petals often curl
Location: southern KY
Date: 2018-06-13
Location: Vaughan, ON, Canada (Zone 5b)
Date: 2011-07-30
Location: Lexington, VA

Date: 2012-06-12

Date: 2018-07-13
Location: Helena, AL
Date: 2017-05-26
Location: Wayneboro MS
Date: 2007-06-03
Location: My garden - zone 5
Date: 2015-07-14
I had this one in a pot first to determine if I wanted to keep it
Location: Vermont
Location: Garland, TX
Date: 2021-05-30
Location: Duluth, MN (4b)
Date: 2022-08-03
Photo by kimkats

Date: 2010-03-24
Image Courtesy of Monches Farm Used with Permission
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Location: My zone 5 garden.
Date: 2017-07-04

Image courtesy of Charlotte's Daylily Diary. Used with permission
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Location: Cantonment, FL
Date: 2013-05-09
Location: Naperville
Date: July 2018
First one to bloom in my garden and still blooming a month later!
Location: Nocona,Texas zn.7 My gardens
Date: July 8,2019
Photo by blue23rose

Photo Courtesy of Daylily Sweetheart. Used with Permission.
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Photo by blue23rose

Photo Courtesy of Crossview Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Location: My garden in Warrenville, SC
Date: 2016-05-09

Photo Courtesy of May's Acres Daylilies. Used with Permission.
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Location: Dreamy Daylilies - Chatham-Kent, Ontario   5b
Date: 2008-07-17
Location: my zone 5 garden
Date: 2017-06-20
Location: Crosses, Arkansas
Date: 2015-06-16
Location: My garden, North Central Idaho
Date: 6-20-2015
Location: Rhode Island
Date: 2013-07-09
Location: My zone 5 garden
Date: 2017-06-14
It took the 3rd year for this one to bloom in my garden - not sur

Image Courtesy of Bloomin Designs Nursery Used with Permission
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Location: Macleay Island, Queensland , Australia.

Photo Courtesy of Cheryl's Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Location: Kalama, Wa
Date: 2011-08-11
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Location: Greenwood, MN
Date: 2012-07-10

Date: 2011-07-10
Location: Duluth, MN (4b)
Date: 2022-07-25
Location: Local garden Lexington, KY
Date: 2014-06-30
Location: Duluth, MN (4b)
Date: 2022-07-25
Location: Duluth, MN (4b)
Date: 2022-07-25
Location: Duluth, MN (4b)
Date: 2022-07-25
Location: Duluth, MN (4b)
Date: 2022-08-03

Date: 2012-06-26
Location: Duluth, MN (4b)
Date: 2022-07-25
Location: Duluth, MN (4b)
Date: 2022-07-27
Location: Dayton, Ohio
Date: 2017-07-01

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Posted with permission and photographed by Jim Healey http://www.
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Posted with permission and photographed by Loris Garrett  http://
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Photo Courtesy of Alcovy Daylily Farm. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Bluegrass Daylily Gardens. Used with Permission
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Location: Meadowlark Botanical Garden, Fairfax, Virginia (May 2022)
Date: 2022-05-01
Photo by Joy
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Location: Kent, UK
Date: 2012-07-11
Location: My Yard, Zone 6a
Date: 7-2008
Location: My Yard, Zone 6a
Date: 7-2008
Location: My zone 5 garden.
Date: 2018-06-27

Date: 2010-03-05
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Date: 2004-08-12
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Photo by blue23rose

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Comments:
  • Posted by Joy (Kalama, Wa. - Zone 8b) on Dec 3, 2011 6:16 AM concerning plant:
    Ivory-Cream with a sharply defined bold purple eye. Often virtually continuous bloom during warm summers and re-blooms even in the North. Good increaser.
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