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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Hanson-C.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1999
Scape height: 29 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Bud Count: 21-25
Branching: 4-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: deep violet purple self with green throat

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Night Deposit x Lady Arabella
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Location: Boardman, OhioDate: June 30, 2018
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Location: Crintonic Gardens, Gates Mills OH USA  Catalog photo © Curt Hanson, Used with Permission
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Location: Manhattan, KSDate: 2009-06-21Algebra of Darkness
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Photo Courtesy of Bluegrass Daylily Gardens. Used with Permission
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Location: Boardman, OhioDate: July 9, 2018
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Comments:
Posted by daylily (Ohio - Zone 6a) on Jan 21, 2012 6:02 PM

Curt Hanson's Crintonic Garden Catalog said:ALGEBRA OF DARKNESS
99 M 25 SE
NITE DEPOSIT x LADY ARABELLA
Geometrically reconfiguring the quantum potential of tomorrow’s deep colors, this calculated equation combines my very darkest with the Salter polychromes. ALGEBRA OF DARKNESS is a rich amaranth purple enhanced with a smokey velvet pile. The color is quite sunfast and interrupted only by the lime throat. Confidently presented, these smooth textured 6" flowers are exceptionally full and flat, while the understated calm edge adds both class and distinction. Of robust constitution, the plants make large divisions with sturdy erect scapes and four thru five-way branching. Very fertile either way.

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