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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Gossard
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2003
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 52 inches
Bloom size: 10 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 26-30
Branching: 5-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Fertility notes: Fertile both ways but difficult pod parent
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Unusual Form
Unusual Form - Cascade
Color description: golden yellow self
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 2020
Honorable Mention: 2017

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: Tetraploid
Parentage: Techny Spider x Jack and the Beanstalk
Child plants: 8 child plants

Taken at Heavenly Gardens during the 2012 National

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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2011-06-25
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2007-06-18
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Photo Courtesy of Singing Oakes Garden
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2007-06-18
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Location: My gardenDate: JULY-11-2016
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Location: Northern GermanyDate: 2017-08-08
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Location: Northern GermanyDate: 2016-07-13
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Date: 2009-07-31Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Nottawasaga Daylilies. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Hillside Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Fairyscape Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Fairyscape Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2011-06-19
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2007-06-15
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Your best Gossard plants? by bluegrassmom Sep 17, 2020 12:02 AM 57
Can't believe it's been 3 months since Steve died. by Dragonkeep Mar 13, 2017 5:18 PM 14
How Are Your Seedlings Doing? by kousa Sep 7, 2016 2:44 PM 310
Need a Support Group! by Lalambchop1 Apr 13, 2018 8:07 PM 103
july 2015 blooms by dormantsrule May 7, 2021 5:19 PM 734
Weather in your garden ~ Summer 2015 (Closed) by Char Sep 23, 2015 5:40 AM 1,325
Strong Scapes by Seedfork Feb 18, 2015 10:13 AM 28
Daylily Alphabet - Show Us Your "B's" by Hemlady Nov 27, 2021 7:19 PM 340
(Closed) Weather in your garden~Winter 2015 by Sharon Mar 21, 2015 12:04 AM 1,593
Big and Tall by chalyse Mar 9, 2014 4:48 PM 39
July Blooms 2013 by Hemlady Aug 2, 2013 1:11 PM 678

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