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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Hayward-M.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1976
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 3.5 inches
Bloom time: Early
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Nocturnal
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: near white self with green throat

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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Diploid
Child plants: 9 child plants

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'May May' was a featured
Plant of the Day for September 15, 2018.

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Location: My zone 5 garden.Date: 2017-09-08
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Location: Wentworth, NS, CanadaDate: 2018-07-14
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Location: Northern GermanyDate: 2014-07-02
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Location: Eagle Bay, New YorkDate: 2020-08-10May May
By adknative
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Photo Courtesy of Floral and Hardy Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Location: Riverview, Robson, B.C.Date: 2009-07-25 8:43 am. Beauty and fragrance - a great combination.
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Photo Courtesy of May's Acres Daylilies. Used with Permission.
By Joy
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Photo Courtesy of Sugar Bay Daylilies. Used with Permission.
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Courtesy of Quarles Daylilies Used with Permission
By vic
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Photo Courtesy of Mystic Meadows Daylily Farm. Used with Permissi
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Location: Riverview, Robson, B.C.Date: 2009-07-18 8:30 pm. A smaller, but favourite long bloomer
By HemNorth
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Location: Riverview, Robson, B.C.Date: 2009-07-24 9:55 am. Exquisite form and shape of blossom.
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Location: Riverview, Robson, B.C.Date: 2009-07-31 9:22 am. A simple beauty and elegance in a fragrant blossom.
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Location: My zone 5 garden.Date: 2018-07-01
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   Photo Courtesy of Smokeys Daylily Gardens Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Image Courtesy of Monches Farm Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Earlybird Daylilies. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Daredevil Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Mystic Meadows Daylily Farm. Used with Permissi
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Photo Courtesy of Eclectic Gardens. Used with Permission
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Courtesy DIG Daylilies
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Plant Events from our members
DeweyRooter On June 8, 2021 Bloomed
DeweyRooter On May 23, 2020 Bloomed
DeweyRooter On August 6, 2019 Obtained plant
Received two large plants from Oakes Daylilies (sold as "Miss Amelia"). Planted in bed.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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What is the worst flaw of your favorite stud plant? by Strigeidida Dec 4, 2021 11:39 AM 14
Any ideas what this NOID might be? by Hembrain Nov 1, 2021 5:07 PM 32
Keeping track of your seedlings and NOIDs on this website? by plasko20 Oct 26, 2021 6:45 AM 3
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