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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Ferguson
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1991
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 20 inches
Bloom size: 4.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 10-15
Branching: 2-way
Rust Resistance: Shows Susceptibility
Rust Resistance Decimal Score: 2.7
Bloom Traits: Edged
Watermark
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: purple with lavender edge and medium purple watermark above green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 2000
Honorable Mention: 1997

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: Diploid
Child plants: 96 child plants

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The 2014 All Things Plants Top 25 DayliliesThe 2014 All Things Plants Top 25 Daylilies
By dave on April 5, 2014

It's Daylilies Week, and we're opening the special event with a special report on the most popular daylilies, as judged by our members. How do we compile this list, and which cultivars got the award? Read on to find out!

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Location: EstoniaDate: 2021-07-15
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Location: Knoxville, TNDate: 2013-06-29
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Location: Stoneham MADate: July 24, 2019
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Location: My garden.Date: Aug 30, 2011
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Location: Wisconsin zone 5aDate: 2013/07/13
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania 17565Date: 2017-07-02
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Location: Stoneham MADate: July 19, 2021
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Location: Eagle Bay, New YorkDate: 2021-07-29daylily Indian Giver
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Location: Haley Springs FarmDate: 2021-06-20Performs best as a young clump. Rapid increase.
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Location: Melvindale, Mi 48122Date: Mid season 2011Hardy and beautiful!!!
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Location: Rhode IslandDate: 2013-07-07
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Location: MichiganDate: 2013
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Location: Lincoln NE zone 5Date: 2014-06-29
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Date: 2014-07-04
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Location: Knoxville, TNDate: 2016-06-13
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Location: my zone 5 gardenDate: 2016-07-09Beautiful
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Location: My zone 5 gardenDate: 2016-07-13beautiful show today!
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Location: My zone 5 garden.Date: 2017-07-11
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.Date: 2013-07-06- 7:23 pm. - A softer blend in the evening.
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Location: North East IowaDate: 2019-07-16
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Location: Mark's Park (home)Date: 2021-07-14Indian Giver
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Location: My garden.Date: Aug 14, 2011
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Date: 2011-07-29
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2006-08-08
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Location: Waynesboro MSDate: 2007-06-03
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: Mid Summer
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Date: 2010-07-08Photo Courtesy of Lobo Rose and Daylily Gardens Used With Permiss
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Location: homeDate: 2014-08-01I wouldn't exactly call this flower purple.  It's more a reddish
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Location: homeDate: 2014-08-01This is a short, small flowered daylily.  It's more a reddish-gra
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Location: my zone 5 gardenDate: 2016-07-07My first bloom this year on a 2 year old plant.
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Location: My Garden in Fort Worth, TXDate: 2016-06-20
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Date: 2016-06-23
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania 17565Date: 2017-06-26
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Location: My zone 5 garden.Date: 2017-07-08
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Location: North East IowaDate: 2017-07-14
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Location: Burlington, NCDate: 2018-06-21Indian Giver
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.Date: 2019-07-14- 9:07 am. - Richer colour tones in the morning.
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Location: Haley Springs FarmDate: 2020-06-09
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Location: Haley Springs FarmDate: 2019-06-08
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Location: Johns Creek GADate: Summer 2020First blooms
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Location: My gardenDate: 6-13-2021Love the color and flower form
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Location: My zone 5 garden.Date: 2021-07-02
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Location: My zone 5 garden.Date: 2021-07-11
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Location: Eagle Bay, New YorkDate: 2021-7-28daylily Indian Giver
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2008-07-21
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: 2008-07-20
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: 2012-06-04
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania 17565Date: 2017-10-01Reblooming on October 1!
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Posted by mattsmom (WI) on Sep 27, 2011 6:09 PM

Very hardy & reblooms in my Zone 4a garden.

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Posted by mcash70 (Near Kamloops, BC, Canada - Zone 3a) on Sep 29, 2011 6:07 PM

New to my garden this year and I loved it, beautiful bloom and color.

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Posted by pixie62560 (Northernmost and largest state in New England - Zone 5a) on Apr 16, 2013 5:47 AM

Always clumps up nicely and makes a statement.

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