Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Emmerich
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2007
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 28 inches
Bloom size: 5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Early Morning Opener (EMO)
Bud Count: 16-20
Branching: 4-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: grape purple with dark purple eye and edge trimmed in white 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
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: ((sdlg x Fortune's Dearest) x Tet. Lavender Blue Baby) x Lifting Me Higher
Child plants: 2 child plants

Common names
  • Daylily

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Date: September 9, 2022
Location: Wentworth, NS, Canada
Date: 2019-08-11
Location: SE Michigan
Date: 2016-07-10

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Location: SE Michigan
Date: 2017-07-08
Location: Wentworth, NS, Canada
Date: 2017-07-23

Photo courtesy of Karol Emmerich of Springwood Gardens

Date: 2010-07-10
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  • Posted by Zoia (Stoneham MA - Zone 6b) on Nov 22, 2021 2:10 PM concerning plant:
    Moderately rusty during the infestation of 2021
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