Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Spalding-W.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1993
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 14 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: orange with orange red eyezone above green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2005

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Diploid
Child plants: 7 child plants

Common names
  • Daylily

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Uploaded by robertduval14
Location: Elberfeld, Indiana
Date: 2012-06-10
Location: Lower Saxony, Germany
Date: 2017-07-26
Location: Mexico, Missouri 
Date: 2021-06-24
Location: My garden in Warrenville, SC
Date: 2019-06-12
Location: Elberfeld, Indiana
Date: 2011-06-16
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Uploaded by blue23rose
Location: Kalama, Wa
Date: 2011-08-31
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Location: Kalama, Wa
Date: Jul 27, 2011 3:32 PM
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Location: Elberfeld, Indiana
Date: 2011-07-01
Location: Northern Germany
Date: 2021-07-08
Uploaded by stilldew
Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8
Date: 2013-07-17
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Photo Courtesy of Cheryl's Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Image courtesy of Johnson Daylily Gardens Used with permission
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Plant Events from our members
Seedfork On April 27, 2018 Bloomed
First bloom ever on this plant in my garden.
Seedfork On April 10, 2018 Miscellaneous Event
First scape on this plant ever in my garden.
Seedfork On September 8, 2017 Obtained plant
Received the plant from Stilldew in box of 10: 1 fan. Was mixed in with 2 fans of 'Planet Claire'.
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