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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Gossard
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2010
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 40 inches
Bloom size: 8.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 21-25
Branching: 4-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Fertility notes: sets some pods, but pollen is very powerful
Bloom Traits: Bicolor or Reverse Bicolor
Edged
Toothed or Fringed Edge
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: red bicolor with cream toothy edge 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 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: (Sword Dancer x (Shinto Etching x Wandering Wings)) x Loch Ness Monster
Child plants: 4 child plants

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Daylilies, a Rainbow of ColorDaylilies, a Rainbow of Color
By Char on October 9, 2012

Daylilies come in a seemingly endless variety of colors and color combinations. Describing the actual color of a daylily can vary from person to person; we may see color differently or describe colors using different terms.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
June 2021 Daylily Seedlings by spunky1 Oct 31, 2021 7:54 PM 348
My seedlings of 2020 by celestialrose Feb 13, 2021 10:08 AM 72
Your best Gossard plants? by bluegrassmom Sep 17, 2020 12:02 AM 57
Three is not a crowd! by frankrichards16 Oct 13, 2021 7:46 PM 533
June 2019 Seedlings by beckygardener Jul 2, 2019 4:45 AM 440
June 2018 Seedlings by GaNinFl Jul 1, 2018 5:10 PM 207
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645
June 2017 seedlings by gardenglory Jul 5, 2017 8:51 AM 319
Is It Tacky to Provide a Wishlist of Daylilies for Bonus to Sellers? by kousa Nov 4, 2016 8:40 AM 38
Seedlings for June 2016 by spunky1 Jul 2, 2016 9:35 AM 394
What are you adding for 2016? by JWWC Oct 19, 2016 8:42 PM 676
July, 2015 seedlings by GDJCB Jul 17, 2016 6:41 AM 352
June 2015 Blooms by kidfishing Jul 2, 2015 3:39 PM 635
Daylily Alphabet...Show Us Your "A's" by bluegrassmom Nov 27, 2021 4:27 PM 210
August Seedlings 2014 by Char Sep 8, 2014 2:30 PM 162
July Seedlings by Hemlady Aug 2, 2014 3:21 PM 326
june seedlings by spunky1 Jul 22, 2014 6:25 AM 303
June 2014 Blooms by Seedfork Jul 2, 2014 6:59 PM 675
Seedlings 2014 or (Dogs are barking in Lillian) by spunky1 Jun 4, 2014 11:48 AM 154
Daylilies arrived by profesora Jul 1, 2014 9:19 PM 362

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