Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Munson-R.W.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1983
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 22 inches
Bloom size: 5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Rust Resistance: Shows Resistance
Rust Resistance Decimal Score: 1.1
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Double
Color description: red wine self with lemon throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 1985
IM: 1991

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
Child plants: 49 child plants

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  • Daylily

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Photo by MissMimie

Date: 2011-06-27
Highland Lord duet
Photo by mantisOH
Photo by sooby
Photo by jkporter
Location: In my garden. Poland.
Location: Saaremaa, Estonia
Date: 2022-07-26
Photo by jkporter
Location: In my garden. Poland.
Location: Stoneham MA
Date: July 10, 2022
FFE and only bloom this year
Location: Bowling Green, Ky 
Date: 2013-07-19
July 20, 2013 in KY
Location: My garden, Boise, Idaho
Date: 2021-07-18
Location: Peterborough, ON, Canada
Date: 2015-07-16
Location: In my collection. Poland.
Date: 2017-08-01
Location: North Carolina
Date: 2022-07-23
Highland Lord
Location: Front yard-Salisbury, MD
Date: 2018-06-26
Highland Lord blooms in June

Photo Courtesy of Bluegrass Daylily Gardens. Used with Permission
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Photo by poppy
Location: In my garden. Poland.
Location: In my garden. Poland.
Location: My garden, Eagle Point, Oregon
Date: 2018-07-20
Photo by kimkats

Photo courtesy of Karen Newman, Delano Daylilies
Location: My garden, Eagle Point, Oregon
Date: 2019-07-22

Photo Courtesy of Daylilies by the Pond. Used with Permission.
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Location: southern KY
Date: 6/15/2018

Posted with permission and photographed by Jim Healey http://www.
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Location: From my collection. Poland.

Photo Courtesy of Homestead Farms Nursery. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Nottawasaga Daylilies. Used with Permission.
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Date: 2004-08-02
Location: In my collection. Poland.
Date: 2017-07-16
Location: Enterprise, Al. 36330
Date: 2017-05-27
Highland Lord
Location: My Yard, Zone 6a
Date: 2010-07-17

Courtesy of Peace on Earth Gardens Used with permission
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Location: Eureka, CA
Date: 2019-06-30
Coppery sheen
Location: My garden, Eagle Point, Oregon
Date: 2019-06-24

Photo courtesy of Briscos' Best Blooms. Used with permission.
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Location: Winston-Salem, NC
Date: 2007-06-27

Photo Courtesy of Alcovy Daylily Farm. Used with Permission.
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Date: 2006-07-03
Photo Courtesy of Manatawny Creek Farm Used With Permission
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Date: 2003-08-21
Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Cheryl's Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of E and B Farm Used with Permission
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Location: In my collection. Poland.
Date: 2017-08-06
Location: Ontario
Date: 2021-07-15
Photo by MaryDurtschi
Location: Naperville, IL
Date: july 2020

Date: 2018-06-27
Location: My garden
Location: My Yard, Zone 6a
Date: 2010-07-17
Location: My Yard, Zone 6a
Date: 2015-07-13
Location: My Yard, Zone 6a
Date: 2010-07-17
Location: My Yard, Zone 6a
Date: 2011-07-20
Location: Eureka, CA
Date: 2019-06-30
Lovely metallic copper sheen that doesn't show up in photos
Location: Eureka, CA
Date: 2019-06-30

Photo Courtesy of Walnut Hill Gardens Used With Permission. Unaut
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Photo Courtesy of Lilywood Farms. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Ellies Daylilies Used with Permission
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Comments:
  • Posted by Joy (Kalama, Wa. - Zone 8b) on Jan 24, 2012 3:45 AM concerning plant:
    A distinctive wine-red with a lemon throat and wire edge. The back of petals and sepals are yellow which produces a fabulous contrast with the red when the flower is viewed from the side.
  • Posted by Zoia (Stoneham MA - Zone 6a) on Dec 2, 2021 10:31 PM concerning plant:
    A Complete Rust Bucket during the great Infestation of 2021
Plant Events from our members
Seedfork On May 27, 2018 Bloomed
Seedfork On May 19, 2018 Miscellaneous Event
First scape on this plant this year.
Seedfork On October 13, 2017 Maintenance performed
Moved and raised clump.
Seedfork On May 8, 2017 Bloomed
First bloom on this plant for the season
Seedfork On May 1, 2017 Miscellaneous Event
First scapes on this plant for the season
Seedfork On May 2, 2016 Miscellaneous Event
Observed first scape
Seedfork On June 18, 2015 Obtained plant
Received from Amador Flower Farm
christine2 On June 1, 2010 Obtained plant
3
beckygardener On September 14, 2016 Obtained plant
Received 5 fans from Lisa - Lilydaydreamer. Potted up.
flowerpower35 On June 18, 2019 Bloomed
1st bloom was single
flowerpower35 On June 8, 2019 Miscellaneous Event
observed scapes
flowerpower35 On July 2, 2018 Bloomed
flowerpower35 On June 6, 2018 Miscellaneous Event
2 Scapes
flowerpower35 On April 14, 2018 Obtained plant
Old Valley Nursery, Eagle, ID
carpathiangirl On April 8, 2020 Obtained plant
from Diane, planted
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