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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Stamile
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2009
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 26 inches
Bloom size: 5.75 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Early Morning Opener (EMO)
Bud Count: 31-35
Branching: 5-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Edged
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: purple with darker edge above green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2016

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Violet Becomes You x Big Red Wagon
Child plants: 9 child plants

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Photo courtesy of Patrick Guidry
By Calif_Sue
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Location: Wharton, TX     ( Zone 9a - In my backyard )Date: April 198, 2020Daylily: Merlot
By adc1947
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Date: 2012-06-05Courtesy of Peace on Earth Gardens Used with permission
By vic
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Photo Courtesy of Wynn's Daylily Garden. Used with Permission
By Joy
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Date: 2013-07-15
By mattsmom
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Photo courtesy of Patrick Guidry
By Calif_Sue
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Location: Northern GermanyDate: 2017-07-19
By Caruso
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Plant Events from our members
value4dollars On September 14, 2016 Obtained plant
Abundant Daylilies
Pat236 On June 11, 2020 Bloomed
First bloom ever. Bloom sits low in the foliage.
Pat236 On June 10, 2020 Bloomed
First bloom ever...splotchy, hopefully it will get better.
Pat236 On October 15, 2019 Obtained plant
Planted in the back center slope.
Pat236 On October 9, 2019 Miscellaneous Event
Won a double fan from Connie Horner on the Lily Auction.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
July 2021 Daylily Blooms by Nightlily Sep 4, 2021 10:35 AM 850
Name That Color by daylilly99 Dec 23, 2020 6:20 AM 15
July 2020 blooms by Jillz Sep 13, 2020 1:49 PM 603
May 2020 Blooms by Betja Jun 3, 2020 10:35 PM 384
Parentage Chat - Seedling, Unknown or Registered by JamesT Feb 14, 2020 11:48 AM 146
System Of Equations by Ahead Dec 18, 2019 6:01 PM 19
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
Name this daylily 2019 #2 by spunky1 Apr 27, 2019 11:27 AM 33
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Stldaylilyguy garden progress by StlDaylilyGuy May 28, 2018 6:50 AM 23
hoping for some help in id'ing this daylily by signet May 25, 2018 7:59 AM 20
Name This Daylily 2017 #2 by spunky1 Aug 10, 2017 9:04 PM 30
Tall daylilies by frankrichards16 Oct 28, 2018 9:41 AM 88
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
May 2017 Blooms by Seedfork Jun 6, 2017 9:05 PM 458
May 2017 Seedling Blooms by spunky1 Jun 2, 2017 6:28 AM 266
Let's talk about the color "green" by TreeClimber Jan 13, 2017 1:19 PM 75
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
Maryott Bowing out of Commercial Sales by shive1 Oct 8, 2016 7:07 PM 114

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