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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Henry-P.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1984
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 18 inches
Bloom size: 3.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: bright orchid with deep purple eyezone and green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 1990
Honorable Mention: 1987
JC: 1984
ATG: 1992
DCS: 1999
FS: 1990, 1995

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
Child plants: 38 child plants

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Location: My GardensDate: August 4, 2015Close Up View
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.Date: 2013-07-05 1:41 pm. A green inner center that glows, and wonderful veining.
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Location: Brescia, ItalyDate: 2016-08-04
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Location: Arvada, Colorado zone 5Date: June
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Location: My GardensDate: July 22, 2009Close Up View
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Location: My GardensDate: July 22, 2009Close View Of Blooms
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Location: Melvindale, Mi. 48122Date: Mid season 2010Great bloomer!!!
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Location: Tabby's GardenDate: 2012-07-09
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Location: Brescia, ItalyDate: 2016-07-02
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Location: Wentworth, NS, CanadaDate: 2016-08-11
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Location: Riverview, Robson, B.C.Date: 2007-07-23 6:19 pm. Petite and charming.
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.Date: 2013-07-31 7:41 pm. Many blooms for a long season of beauty.
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Date: 2006-07-01   Photo Courtesy of Manatawny Creek Farm Used With Permission
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Comments:
Posted by Joy (Kalama, Wa. - Zone 8b) on Dec 3, 2011 7:24 AM

Bright orchid with deep purple eyezone and green throat.
A fast increaser that puts on a show.

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