Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Adventures in Paradise') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Hanson-C.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1998
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 32 inches
Bloom size: 3.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Branching: 4-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Fertility notes: moderately fertile both ways
Bloom Traits: Watermark
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: smoky orchid blend with mauve watermark and green throat

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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Tidal Pool x (Fred Ham x Silver Sprite)
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Posted by daylily (Ohio - Zone 6a) on Jan 21, 2012 5:36 PM

Curt Hanson's Crintonic Garden Catalog said: ADVENTURES IN PARADISE
98 M 32 SE
TIDAL POOL x (FRED HAM / SILVER SPRITE)
In the spirit of Adam Troy and the enchantment of sailing the South Pacific, ADVENTURES IN PARADISE provides yet another example of the magic found in the TIDAL POOL line. The most ruffled and “voluptuous” of my lavenders thus far, these fully formed 6" flowers gently reflex and flare with exquisite grace. The color is an unusual and alluring orchid-lilac, softly toned with a lighter watermark and refreshing green heart. The healthy plants display erect, although slender scapes with three and four-way branching. ADVENTURES IN PARADISE is moderately fertile either way. A special cultivar that once seen, will leave you longing for Samoa.

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