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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Reckamp
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1963
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 24 inches
Bloom size: 2 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: melon pink, cream, yellow and orchid polychrome with orange throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 1973
Honorable Mention: 1970
ATG: 1967

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: 19 child plants

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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2012-07-14
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Location: 2015 AHS National Convention AtlantaDate: 2015-06-12
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Location: Putnam County IndianaDate: 2011-06-26
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Location: Garden of eScapes Bellevue KYDate: 2017-06-18
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Date: 1999-07-01Image courtesy of Archway Daylily Gardens Used with permission
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Location: My zone 5 garden.Date: 2020-07-06my fav little daylily.
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Date: 2008-06-16Posted with permission and photographed by Marifrances Hiltz http
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Date: 2010-03-27Courtesy of The Gardens of Sunshine Hollow Used with Permission
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2022 What's on Your List by Legalily Dec 7, 2021 6:31 PM 67
"Want List" for Spring 2022 by Arainais Nov 7, 2021 6:35 AM 9
August 2021 Daylily Blooms by Nightlily Sep 3, 2021 5:05 PM 325
July 2021 Daylily Seedlings by profesora Aug 8, 2021 9:58 PM 417
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
May 2021 daylily blooms by spunky1 Jun 10, 2021 12:43 AM 477
May 2021 seedling blooms by spunky1 Jun 10, 2021 7:23 PM 247
Prettiest Faces in Your Garden by shive1 Sep 15, 2021 8:38 PM 131
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2020/2021 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2021 5:27 AM 1,165
2021 Bloom Season - What's on your list? by Legalily Jun 21, 2021 12:15 AM 495
August 2020 Blooms by Charlemagne Sep 13, 2020 8:56 AM 392
July seedlings by profesora Sep 20, 2020 9:03 AM 372
July 2020 blooms by Jillz Sep 13, 2020 1:49 PM 603
June 2020 seedlings by SunriseSide Jul 2, 2020 9:18 AM 293
June 2020 Blooms by Avedon Jul 11, 2020 7:46 PM 569
2020 Clumps, Mini-Clumps, Multiples Anybody? by Avedon May 24, 2021 1:01 PM 237
May 2020 Blooms by Betja Jun 3, 2020 10:35 PM 384
15th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Jan 12, 2020 10:26 PM 21
2020 Bloom Season What is on your List? by DaylilyDazzled Oct 9, 2020 7:14 PM 1,084

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