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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Stout
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1949
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 20 inches
Bloom time: Extra early
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rebloom
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: YOM: Yellow orange medium

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: 8 child plants

Photo Courtesy of Manatawny Creek Farm Used With Permission

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Date: 2006-05-07Photo Courtesy of Manatawny Creek Farm Used With Permission
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Daylilies that just won't grow for YOU? by Frillylily May 6, 2021 7:52 PM 42
How would you change daylilies? What direction would you take them? by plasko20 Jun 20, 2021 7:23 AM 75
Your Top 10 Daylily Performers for 2020 by Zoia Mar 29, 2021 10:06 AM 94
October 2020 Blooms by Charlemagne Nov 15, 2020 3:52 PM 196
September Blooms by Diggerofdirt Oct 4, 2020 8:26 AM 280
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
Small and mini cultivars by Diggerofdirt Jul 19, 2020 7:58 AM 9
June 2020 Blooms by Avedon Jul 11, 2020 7:46 PM 569
Show us your Bitones and Bicolored Daylilies! by blue23rose Jul 21, 2020 8:33 PM 130
15th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Jan 12, 2020 10:26 PM 21
What Happens on the LA... by josieskid Feb 28, 2020 9:53 AM 881
2020 Bloom Season What is on your List? by DaylilyDazzled Oct 9, 2020 7:14 PM 1,084
September 2019 Daylily Blooms by Charlemagne Mar 25, 2020 10:30 AM 443
Creating a daylily Pedigree Chart by petruske Aug 17, 2019 10:49 AM 7
August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
How Could This Have Happened??!! by Legalily Apr 20, 2019 5:56 PM 318

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