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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Gossard
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2006
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 38 inches
Bloom size: 8 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 16-20
Branching: 3-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Edged
Toothed or Fringed Edge
Bloom Form: Unusual Form
Unusual Form - Cascade
Color description: purple with white band and tooth edge above yellow 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: (Court Magician x Tet. Spindazzle) x Fortune's Dearest
Child plants: 16 child plants

Photo courtesy of James Gossard of Heavenly Gardens

Photo gallery:
Date: 2005-11-15Photo courtesy of James Gossard of Heavenly Gardens
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Date: 2010-07-11Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Location: Nashville, TNDate: 2010-06-16
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Location: Wentworth, NS, CanadaDate: 2018-07-13
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Photo Courtesy of Harbour Breezes Daylilies. Used with Permission
By Joy
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Location: Nashville, TNDate: 2010-06-16
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Location: Wentworth, NS, CanadaDate: 2016-07-27
By Raven
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Location: Wentworth, NS, CanadaDate: 2017-07-172017, showing a few white teeth
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Photo Courtesy of Keast Daylily Gardens. Used with Permission.
By Joy
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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
First Plants of the Season Arrived by Pat236 Aug 21, 2020 6:51 AM 237
Did not expect these when i looked at Smokey Gardens. May have to buy some... by goedric Dec 3, 2019 9:50 PM 16
2020 Bloom Season What is on your List? by DaylilyDazzled Oct 9, 2020 7:14 PM 1,084
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
August Blooms 2016 by mantisOH Sep 1, 2016 11:03 PM 303
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