Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Salter
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2002
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 27 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Edged
Toothed or Fringed Edge
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: deep intense purple with large sharks tooth edge above small yellow green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2005

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: Tetraploid
Parentage: Fortune's Dearest x Forbidden Fantasy
Child plants: 57 child plants

Common names
  • Daylily

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Date: 2015-06-05
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Mort Morss in morning shade.

Mort Morss in 100+ degree weather
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Mort Morss in morning sunlight.

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Location: Waynesboro MS
Date: 2008-05-16

Mort Morss
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Location: My garden in zone 5/6 Indiana. 
Date: 6/14/14

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