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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Reed
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2010
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 40 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Bud Count: 16-20
Branching: 2-way
Bloom Form: Spider
Color description: grape purple ruffled twirling cascading spider with green throat and slender cream ribs

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: Diploid
Parentage: Planet Max x Brer Rabbit's Baby
Child plants: one child plant

AMETHYST TEARS

'Amethyst Tears' was a featured
Plant of the Day for August 6, 2018.

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Location: home garden VADate: 2012-08-23AMETHYST TEARS
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Location: My garden, Baltimore MD
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Location: home garden VADate: 2017-07-11AMETHYST TEARS
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Photo Courtesy of Valley of the Daylilies. Used with Permission
By Joy
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Location: Home garden VADate: 2012-08-23
By floota
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Location: Northern GermanyDate: 2016-07-11
By Caruso
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Plant Events from our members
chelle On September 29, 2015 Transplanted
Old veggie patch. Raised bed, N side along the rail. Close to being the westernmost plant.
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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
2021 Clumps, Mini Clumps and Multiples by SunriseSide Sep 29, 2021 7:36 AM 240
July 2020 blooms by Jillz Sep 13, 2020 1:49 PM 603
I need a 34 inch daylily rebloomer to enjoy photographing! by Sheridragonfly Sep 6, 2019 4:39 AM 8
Show us your "A" list by ShakespearesGarden Aug 3, 2019 2:35 PM 49
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
Parent plants for branching by UncleWill Feb 19, 2019 3:51 PM 19
12th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Jul 10, 2018 7:16 PM 14
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
2017 Daylily Orders Recieved by spunky1 Nov 1, 2017 6:17 PM 339
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
Maryott's - Spring 2016! by Betja Jul 12, 2016 7:19 PM 45
Halloween Colors - Share Your Orange and Dark Colored Daylilies by blue23rose Nov 2, 2015 4:54 PM 33
Second Daylily of the Day cultivar poll by beckygardener Nov 1, 2015 5:43 AM 42
july 2015 blooms by dormantsrule May 7, 2021 5:19 PM 734
July 2014 Blooms by Hemlady Aug 2, 2014 4:58 PM 589
ATP Series: The Daylilies of Jim Murphy and Margo Reed by Char Jun 16, 2018 9:44 PM 50
Show Us Your Latest Blooming Daylilies Please by Hemlady Nov 14, 2014 1:20 PM 438

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