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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Lenington-G.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1969
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Early Morning Opener (EMO)
Rust Resistance: Shows Susceptibility
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: near white self with green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 1974

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 White Formal
Child plants: 28 child plants

Elegant and fragrant -- reliable late bloomer

Garden Tours:  Valleylynn, Lynn SmithGarden Tours: Valleylynn, Lynn Smith
By Sharon on November 12, 2011

Let's take a trip this week to Oregon and visit the lovely gardens created by Lynn Smith and her husband, Cliff. It's always fun to step out of our own climate to see what grows well in another, and sometimes it's even more fun to see what our climates have in common. You are going to love what you see!

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'So Lovely' was a featured
Plant of the Day for September 6, 2016.

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Location: Franklin, WIDate: August 2013This plant makes a statement in the late summer garden!
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Location: Home gardenDate: 2021-07-11By KYgal
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Location: Mark's Park (home) zone 6aDate: 2021-07-21So Lovely
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Location: Franklin, WIDate: September 2013Late bloomer, pod powerhouse on a tall plant.
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Location: Home gardenDate: 2020-07-07By KYgal
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Location: Melvindale, Mi.Date: 2015-10-24Had an excellent bloom season in 2015.
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Location: southern KYDate: 2018-08-02
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.Date: 2016-07-24 8:45 am.  Always opens with a more yellow appearance.
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.Date: 2016-07-24 7:54 pm.  In the evening, there is a change to a pale cream colo
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.Date: 2014-08-16 4:47 pm.  The lovely firm crepe, highlights the flow and beauty
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.Date: 2016-08-11 6:07 pm.  In the evening, the fragrance still holds true.
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2011-08-01
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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: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2012-07-14FFO (First flower open)
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Photo Courtesy of May's Acres Daylilies. Used with Permission.
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Location: Kalama, Wa.Date: 2011-08-06
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: 2011-08-24
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Posted with permission and photographed by Marifrances Hiltz http
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Photo Courtesy of Garfield Gardens Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Bluegrass Daylily Gardens. Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Homestead Farms Nursery. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Lilywood Farms. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Nottawasaga Daylilies. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Island Daylily Farm. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Harbour Breezes Daylilies. Used with Permission
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DeweyRooter On June 16, 2021 Bloomed
DeweyRooter On June 11, 2020 Bloomed
DeweyRooter On September 29, 2019 Obtained plant
Received large plant as bonus from Oakes Daylilies. Divided in two and planted in bed.
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