Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Grace-L.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2001
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 22 inches
Bloom size: 5.25 inches
Bloom time: Early
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Bud Count: 21-25
Branching: 3-way
Rust Resistance: Shows Susceptibility
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: orange with dark purple eye above green heart throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2007

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: Awesome Blossom x sdlg
Child plants: 83 child plants

Common names
  • Daylily

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Location: Bowling Green, Ky 
Date: 2014-06-25
Location: my garden
Location: Enterprise, Al. 36330
Date: 2022-08-02

Photographed in Florida
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Location: Winston-Salem, NC
Date: 2018-06-10

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Location: Haley Springs Farm
Date: 2019-07-10
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Photographed in Florida
Location: Winston-Salem, NC
Date: 2017-09-12
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Location: Winston-Salem, NC
Date: 2018-06-15

Date: 2011-05-23
Location: my 6a Missouri Garden
Date: 2016-07-10
Location: Winston-Salem, NC
Date: 2018-06-26

Image courtesy of Patrick Guidry
Location: Winston-Salem, NC
Date: 2010-06-15
Location: Winston-Salem, NC
Date: 2007-06-23
Location: Cantonment, FL
Date: 2012-06-04
Location: Winston-Salem, NC
Date: 2018-06-26

Date: 2011-06-27
Uploaded by mattsmom
Location: My garden, Eagle Point, Oregon
Date: 2020-06-12

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  • Uploaded by Joy
Location: Winston-Salem, NC
Date: 2016-07-06

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Location: Winston-Salem, NC
Date: 2016-07-22
Location: Winston-Salem, NC
Date: 2016-07-22

Date: 2010-06-24
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Location: Wentworth, NS, Canada
Date: 2016-07-27
Location: BX Creek Daylilies, Vernon, BC.
Photo by Gail Morgan of BX Creek Daylilies. Used with permission.
Uploaded by Calif_Sue
Location: Winston-Salem, NC
Date: 2009-06-21

Image courtesy of Patrick Guidry
Location: Winston-Salem, NC
Date: 2009-06-30
Location: Winston-Salem, NC
Date: 2016-03-21

Photo courtesy of Karen Newman, Delano Daylilies
Location: My garden, Eagle Point, Oregon
Date: 2020-06-08
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Bunilla On July 29, 2016 Obtained plant
GaNinFl On April 23, 2019 Obtained plant
Received Great Fans from Dragon's Mead Daylily Garden
Pat236 On August 7, 2019 Obtained plant
Received a double fan from Sandy on the Lily Auction. Pot planted for now. Red #6 pot with Enchanted Esmerelda.
Seedfork On October 10, 2021 Obtained plant
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