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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Roberts-N.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2005
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 36 inches
Bloom size: 7 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Nocturnal
Bud Count: 26-30
Branching: 5-way
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Spider
Color description: purple self above green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 2015
Honorable Mention: 2010
HOS: 2015 Harris Olson Spider Award (Best Spider)

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
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Diploid
Child plants: 2 child plants

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'Licorice Twist' was a featured
Plant of the Day for April 19, 2018.

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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2014-07-03
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Date: 2009-06-06Posted with permission and photographed by Arlene Wierschem http:
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Date: 2010-05-29Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2013-06-26
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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2014-07-03
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Location: The Lily Farm near Center, TexasDate: 2015-06-10
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Plant Events from our members
Lilydaydreamer On July 1, 2017 Miscellaneous Event
Best in section GCDHS Daylily show 2017
beckygardener On September 5, 2017 Obtained plant
Received 3 fans from Stilldew (Susan).
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Licorice Twist color changes by FinnLY Dec 28, 2018 11:42 AM 0
July 2020 blooms by Jillz Sep 13, 2020 1:49 PM 603
June 2020 seedlings by SunriseSide Jul 2, 2020 9:18 AM 293
May 2020 Blooms by Betja Jun 3, 2020 10:35 PM 384
Show me your NIGHTlilies by frankrichards16 Mar 7, 2020 8:52 PM 7
What is your preference in daylilies and why? by Paul2032 Oct 30, 2019 5:18 PM 11
August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
June 2019 Seedlings by beckygardener Jul 2, 2019 4:45 AM 440
May 2019 seedlings by spunky1 Jun 1, 2019 7:11 PM 180
Favorite daylily pics to help us thru winter by bluegrassmom Mar 5, 2020 8:32 PM 915
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Need Info about Licorice Twist cultivar by beckygardener Apr 10, 2019 6:21 PM 7
May 2018 Blooms by beckygardener Jun 5, 2018 11:10 PM 380
The 10th Daylily of the Day poll (Closed) by beckygardener Feb 13, 2018 12:04 AM 14
What are you ordering for 2018? by Betja Sep 4, 2018 9:02 AM 1,021
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645
May 2017 Blooms by Seedfork Jun 6, 2017 9:05 PM 458
Let's talk about the color "green" by TreeClimber Jan 13, 2017 1:19 PM 75

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