Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Bold Encounter') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Stamile
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1998
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 26 inches
Bloom size: 5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 31-35
Branching: 5-way
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: orchid cream with plum violet eye and picottee above green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2004

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
Parentage: ((Wineberry Candy x Royal Braid) x Creative Edge) x ((Tropical Snow x Admiral's Braid) x Mort's Masterpiece)
Child plants: 27 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Time to cull? by frankrichards16 Sep 10, 2018 7:31 AM 18
Curious about registered plants by Bonehead Feb 13, 2020 8:04 PM 17
May 2017 Blooms by Seedfork Jun 6, 2017 9:05 PM 458
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What are you adding for 2016? by JWWC Oct 19, 2016 8:42 PM 676
Daylily Photo Gallery.. your best shots by bluegrassmom Sep 1, 2015 7:25 PM 130
June 2015 Blooms by kidfishing Jul 2, 2015 3:39 PM 635
June 2014 Blooms by Seedfork Jul 2, 2014 6:59 PM 675
Seedlings 2014 or (Dogs are barking in Lillian) by spunky1 Jun 4, 2014 11:48 AM 154
July Blooms 2013 by Hemlady Aug 2, 2013 1:11 PM 678
ATP Series: The Daylilies of Patrick and Grace Stamile by Char Apr 12, 2014 5:54 AM 85
More blooming. by Ladylovingdove Jul 26, 2012 2:15 PM 410
Introduce yourself #1 by tink3472 Jul 6, 2014 4:36 PM 68
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