Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Yancey
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1979
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 28 inches
Bloom size: 6.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: blood red self with very large yellow green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 1986
Honorable Mention: 1982
JC: 1979

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: Diploid
Parentage: ((sdlg x Prairie Warrior) x (Stephen Fleishel x (sdlg x Cherry Festival))
Child plants: 39 child plants

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Date: 2015-10-15
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Date: 2017-08-13
Location: Decatur. IL
Date: July 24, 2022
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Location: Little Garden of Big Dreams - Dayton, KY
Date: 2010
Location: KALAMA WA
Date: 2018-07-15
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First year.  July 9, 2011
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Location: Zone 9b
Date: 2016-06-06
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Location: My garden, North Central Idaho
Date: 7-5-2015
Location: Kalama, Wa
Date: 2011-08-06
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Location: Haley Springs Farm
Date: 2022-07-29
Location: Clymer,PA
Date: 2019-07-26
Location: Garland (Dallas), TX
Date: 2013-06-29

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Location: Haley Springs Farm
Date: 2022-07-31
Location: Naperville
Date: July 2018
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Location: Hidden Hills CA zone 10b
Date: 2013-06-13
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Location: Hidden Hills CA zone 10b
Date: 2013-06-13
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Location: Hidden Hills CA zone 10b
Date: 2013-06-13
Location: Kalama, Wa
Date: 2011-08-13
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Location: Kalama, Wa
Date: 2010-08-09
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Location: My garden in zone 5/6 Indiana. 
Date: 7/8/14

Photo courtesy of Karen Newman, Delano Daylilies

Date: 2012-01-25
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Location: Kalama, Wa
Date: 2010-08-02
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Location: Kalama, Wa
Date: 2011-08-11
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Location: Northern California Zone 9b
Date: 2014-06-25
When I Dream scape.

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