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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Fay
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1957
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 24 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rebloom
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: melon self
AHS Awards: Stout Silver Medal: 1964
Award of Merit: 1961
Honorable Mention: 1958
JC: 1955
LAA: 1970

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: 252 child plants

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Location: Local garden Lexington, KYDate: 2014-06-30
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Complete Selfs by MrKGDickie Mar 7, 2020 4:27 PM 58
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What are the "oldest" daylilies you grow? by PeachLily Oct 1, 2016 1:22 PM 120

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