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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Kirchhoff-D.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1999
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Early Morning Opener (EMO)
Bud Count: 31-35
Branching: 4-way
Bloom Traits: Self
Edged
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: pastel peach self with gold edges above yellow to 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: Dynasty Pink x (sdlg x (Sunshine Magic x Ming Porcelain))
Child plants: one child plant

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Comments:
Posted by ElizabeteRutens on Oct 15, 2012 6:23 AM

Just a comment - in my garden in northern California (where nights are frequently in the 45-55 F degree range during bloom season) "Breaking the Rules" consistently was an EMO. Neither the hybridizer nor anyone else has confirmed this.

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