Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Hanson-C.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2000
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 35 inches
Bloom size: 7 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: rose violet self above chartreuse throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2003

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: (Julian Cohen x Royal Heiress) x Robert Lee Batt
Child plants: 57 child plants

Common names
  • Daylily

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Photo Gallery
Location: Vermont
Date: 2014-07-23
Location: University City, Missouri, zone 6
Date: July 5, 2008

Photo courtesy of Michael Bouman of Daylily Lay
Location: central New Hampshire
Date: 2019-07-20
Location: Vermont
Date: 2017-07-29
Location: Boardman, Ohio
Date: July 2, 2018
Location: Maine
Date: 2013-07-29
Photo by mattsmom
Location: My zone 5 garden.
Date: 2017-07-24

Photo Courtesy of Nottawasaga Daylilies. Used with Permission.
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Location: Vermont
Date: 2017-07-18
Location: Haley Springs Farm
Date: 2022-06-25
"Hot day" face
Location: My garden
Date: July-13-2015
Location: My garden
Date: 2019-07-21

Posted with permission and photographed by Steve Todd http://www.
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Location: Maine
Date: 2017-07-27
Location: Maine
Location: Vermont
Date: 2015-07-23
Location: Vermont
Date: 2015-07-23
Location: SE Michigan
Date: 2016-07-31

Date: 2018-06-26
Photo by mattsmom

Date: 2006-08-02
Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Photographed on a garden tour in Ohio
Location: Squire Gardens, central Ohio, zone 5/6
Date: 2007
Photo © Squire Gardens
Location: My garden
Date: 2022-07-18
Location: University City, Missouri, zone 6
Date: June 16, 2010
Location: My Garden
Date: 2015-07-30

Date: 1980-01-01
Location: Maine
Date: 2016-08-06
Location: home garden VA
Date: 2016-06-15
Photo by daylilydreams
Location: Wentworth, NS, Canada
Date: 2017-08-07
Location: My garden in Warrenville, SC
Date: 2017-06-08
Location: My garden in Warrenville, SC
Date: 7-6-2016
New to the garden; just stunning!
Location: Mexico, Missouri 
Date: 2020-06-30
Taken on an overcast morning
Photo by GDJCB
Location: My garden in Lake Elmo, MN
Date: 2019-07-29
Location: New Hampshire
Date: 2016-07-03

I love the saturated color of this daylily.
Location: Chapin, SC
Date: 2016-06-18
Location: central MD, zone6
Date: 2011-07-10
Location: Lincoln NE zone 5
Date: 2016-07-04
Photo by GDJCB

A velvety favorite!

Date: 2014-06-26
Location: In my Wisconsin, zone 4 garden.
Date: 2014-08-03

Photo Courtesy of Walnut Hill Gardens Used With Permission. Unaut
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Date: 2012-03-27
Image courtesy of Charlotte's Daylily Diary. Used with permission
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Photo by mattsmom

Photographed on a garden tour in Ohio

Photo courtesy of MaryAnn Pruden of Lily House
Photo by GDJCB
Photo by mattsmom
Location: Maine
Date: 2013-08-03
Was purchased and planted in 2012, this is it's first year bloomi
Location: Haley Springs Farm
Date: 2020-06-06

Photo Courtesy of Garden Perennials. Used with Permission.
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  • Posted by mattsmom (WI) on Dec 3, 2011 6:00 AM concerning plant:
    Beautiful, velvety bloom. Holds it's color perfectly with afternoon shade.
Plant Events from our members
Pat236 On September 30, 2022 Transplanted
Removed from pot and planted in the outer flat.
Pat236 On September 1, 2022 Obtained plant
Received a large double fan from Dirty Girl on the Lily Auction
Pot planted for now.
Friesfan1 On May 31, 2019 Obtained plant
Plant came as a gift plant from "Petalpusher Daylilies". Nice double fan.
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