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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Moldovan
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1996
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 26 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rebloom
Bloom Traits: Edged
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: grape purple blend with lemon cream to green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 2007
Honorable Mention: 2003

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: Tetraploid
Parentage: Noble Lord x Francis of Assisi
Child plants: 35 child plants

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Plant Events from our members
Lilydaydreamer On September 23, 2018 Maintenance performed
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Previous Season Daylily Blooms by Charlemagne Aug 29, 2021 2:53 PM 28
2021 Tall Daylily photos, up up and away by frankrichards16 Sep 13, 2021 1:12 PM 71
July 2021 Daylily Blooms by Nightlily Sep 4, 2021 10:35 AM 850
June 2021 Daylily Blooms by spunky1 Sep 27, 2021 11:44 PM 1,055
July 2020 blooms by Jillz Sep 13, 2020 1:49 PM 603
June 2020 Blooms by Avedon Jul 11, 2020 7:46 PM 569
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
Clump Shots 2019 by Seedfork Feb 17, 2020 9:52 AM 578
Favorite daylily pics to help us thru winter by bluegrassmom Mar 5, 2020 8:32 PM 915
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
Daylily Clump Shots 2018 by Hazelcrestmikeb Oct 4, 2018 1:36 PM 198
What was your favorite daylilies in 2017? by bluegrassmom Feb 14, 2018 7:48 AM 89
What Were Your Top Ten Daylilies for 2017? by Char Jan 6, 2018 8:27 PM 59
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2017 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2017 5:45 AM 1,098
August 2017 Blooms by kousa Sep 1, 2017 5:19 PM 325
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
What Did You Do In Your Daylily Garden Today? by bloominholes2fill Nov 28, 2021 10:01 AM 7,282
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645

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