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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Stamile
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1995
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 17 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Late
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rebloom
Rust Resistance: Shows Susceptibility
Rust Resistance Decimal Score: 3.3
Bloom Traits: Bicolor or Reverse Bicolor
Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: lavender bicolor with gray blue eyezone and charcoal bands above a green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2006

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: Always Afternoon x Tet. Priscilla's Rainbow
Child plants: 25 child plants

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Location: BX Creek Daylilies, Vernon, BC.Photo by Gail Morgan of BX Creek Daylilies. Used with permission.
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Location: In my Wisconsin, zone 4 garden.Date: 2014-07-25
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2010-07-11
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Location: My garden.Date: Aug 08, 2011
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Location: Chatham-Kent, Ontario   5bDate: 2013-07-22
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Location: In my Wisconsin, zone 4 garden.Date: 2014-08-03
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2008-07-10
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2008-07-10
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Location: My garden in Warrenville, SCDate: 2017-06-11
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2018-06-28
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Date: 2010-07-01Photo Courtesy of Lobo Rose and Daylily Gardens Used With Permiss
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Photo Courtesy of Keast Daylily Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2009-07-10
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2011-07-08
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2010-06-28
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Comments:
Posted by mistyfog (southeast - Zone 6b) on Jan 2, 2012 9:10 PM

Gorgeous eye in pastel colors. Very late in zone 6b.
Blooms low in foliage. Recommend crossing with a taller cultivar.

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Plant Events from our members
Bunilla On July 29, 2016 Obtained plant
Seedfork On September 21, 2019 Miscellaneous Event
Plant not showing at all, weakened by the oak root invasion. Waiting for spring to see if it returns.
Seedfork On May 20, 2018 Bloomed
First bloom ever on this plant in my garden.
Seedfork On September 8, 2017 Obtained plant
September 8, 2017: Received from Stilldew in box of ten: 2 fans
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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July 2020 blooms by Jillz Sep 13, 2020 1:49 PM 603
Show us your Bitones and Bicolored Daylilies! by blue23rose Jul 21, 2020 8:33 PM 130
August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
How good are you at expanding your bloom season? by lovegrillin Feb 27, 2020 3:24 PM 40
Dormants have started growing! by DancingGenes Jan 10, 2019 4:16 PM 43
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
First rust in the garden by Seedfork Jun 7, 2018 10:06 AM 10
What Did You Do In Your Daylily Garden Today? by bloominholes2fill Mar 1, 2021 11:14 AM 6,149
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
ID this lily? by jarien Jul 13, 2016 4:19 PM 9
Your best garden daylilies by bluegrassmom Jul 8, 2016 11:21 AM 28
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758
A Comparison of Color by DogsNDaylilies May 27, 2018 9:55 PM 30
The one daylily that you will always recognize by Kabby May 29, 2015 3:58 PM 26
First bloom buds of 2015 by beckygardener Apr 30, 2015 8:19 PM 171
Daylily Alphabet - Show Us Your "M's" by Hemlady Feb 13, 2021 8:49 PM 159
July 2014 Blooms by Hemlady Aug 2, 2014 4:58 PM 589
Brightest Colored Daylilies by Seedfork Jan 17, 2017 6:17 PM 195

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