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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Nunan
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1999
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 27 inches
Bloom size: 5.75 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: under 10
Branching: 5-way
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: purple self above green throat

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Dragon King x Quest for Excalibur

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Location: Macleay Island, Queensland, AustraliaDate: 2016-09-11
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Photo courtesy of Daylilies by The Lake, Australia
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Location: Macleay Island, Queensland, AustraliaDate: 2016-09-05
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Location: Macleay Island, Queensland, AustraliaDate: 2016-09-05
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Date: 2010-06-23
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Photo Courtesy of Woods Daylily Gardens, Au. Used with Permission
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Location: Macleay Island, Queensland, AustraliaDate: 2016-08-14
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Location: Macleay Island, Queensland, AustraliaDate: 2016-09-05
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Location: Macleay Island, Queensland, AustraliaDate: 2016-09-06
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Date: 2019-07-12
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Date: 2017-07-08
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Comments:
Posted by BradKY (Wilmore, KY - Zone 6b) on Mar 7, 2017 2:09 PM

In the description it says bud count is under 10. Mine, however, is loaded with buds, usually 5 branches with many flowers on each. Meanwhile the AHS site claims it has 5 branches with a total of 5 buds. Surely that can't be right.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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July 2021 Daylily Blooms by Nightlily Sep 4, 2021 10:35 AM 850
June 2021 Daylily Blooms by spunky1 Sep 27, 2021 11:44 PM 1,055
2021 Bloom Season - What's on your list? by Legalily Jun 21, 2021 12:15 AM 495
July 2020 blooms by Jillz Sep 13, 2020 1:49 PM 603
2020 Clumps, Mini-Clumps, Multiples Anybody? by Avedon May 24, 2021 1:01 PM 237
Go south of the equator young daylily. by Gleni Feb 13, 2020 7:38 AM 544
2020 Bloom Season What is on your List? by DaylilyDazzled Oct 9, 2020 7:14 PM 1,084
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
The sun does not set on daylilies by Gleni May 8, 2019 6:25 AM 544
Daylilies of the Antipodes by Gleni Jul 26, 2018 12:19 PM 816
What Did You Do In Your Daylily Garden Today? by bloominholes2fill Oct 20, 2021 2:57 PM 7,173
May 2017 Blooms by Seedfork Jun 6, 2017 9:05 PM 458
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
The Southern Hemisphere bursts into bloom. by Gleni Aug 25, 2017 8:03 PM 1,026
August Blooms 2016 by mantisOH Sep 1, 2016 11:03 PM 303
self-pollinated tetraploids by admmad Nov 17, 2019 5:55 AM 73
May 2015 Blooms by Seedfork Jun 7, 2015 12:00 PM 333
Daylily Alphabet....Show Us Your "P's" by Hemlady Feb 13, 2021 11:50 AM 161
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