Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Olson-E.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1996
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Bitone or Reverse Bitone
Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: tawny rose bitone with slightly darker eyezone and green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2002

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 Dance Ballerina Dance) x Heavenly Crown) x ((sdlg x Dancing Shiva) x Red Fancy)
Child plants: 100 child plants

Common names
  • Daylily

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Location: Winston-Salem, NC
Date: 2021-06-27
Early Morning Image
Location: Winston-Salem, NC
Date: 2011-06-19
Location: Latvia
Date: 2018-07-09
Photo by mlt
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Photographed on a garden tour in St. Louis
Location: University City, Missouri, zone 6
Date: June 26, 2006
Main color is not this pink, not so pleasing as the photo.
Location: Winston-Salem, NC
Date: 2011-06-25
Location: Winston-Salem, NC
Date: 2019-06-20
Location: Latvia
Date: 2018-07-17
Location: Latvia
Date: 2018-07-20

Photo Courtesy of Mr. Fancy Plants Daylily Nursery Used with Perm
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Date: 2010-06-19
Location: Winston-Salem, NC
Date: 2004-07-06
Photo by Edvinas

Photo Courtesy of Island Daylily Farm. Used with Permission.
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Location: BX Creek Daylilies, Vernon, BC.
Photo by Gail Morgan of BX Creek Daylilies. Used with permission.

Photo Courtesy of Hillside Daylilies. Used with Permission
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   Photo Courtesy of Manatawny Creek Farm Used With Permission
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Location: Private Daylily Garden, MI
Date: 2007-08-04
Location: Winston-Salem, NC
Date: 2011-06-18
Location: Melvindale, Mi. 48122
Date: Mid season 2011
Great northern hardy plant.

Date: 2009-08-23
Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Photo by mlt
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