Daylily (Hemerocallis 'North Wind Dancer') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Schaben
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2001
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 42 inches
Bloom size: 7.5 inches
Bloom time: Late
Plant Traits: Bud Builder
Diurnal
Early Morning Opener (EMO)
Bud Count: 31-35
Branching: 3-way
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Unusual Form
Unusual Form - Cascade
Color description: pink lavender self above yellow green throat
AHS Awards: Stout Silver Medal: 2011
Award of Merit: 2007
Honorable Mention: 2004
L/W: 2007

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
Parentage: Lola Branham x sdlg
Child plants: 68 child plants

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Location: My garden in Northern KYDate: July 13, 2011 in the eveningLove this gorgeous Daylily!
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Location: My garden in Northern KYDate: Jul 20, 2009 5:01 PM
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: 2009-09-16
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Location: homeDate: 2014-07-27This is beautiful daylily!
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Location: Wentworth, NS, CanadaDate: 2017-08-27
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Location: My garden in Northern KYDate: 2014-07-24
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Location: Shores of MiservaDate: 7.21.2015
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Location: My garden in Northern KYDate: 2015-07-21
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Location: Melvindale, Mi. 48122Date: Late season 2011One of my favorites in the garden!!!!
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Location: My garden in Northern KYDate: 2009-07-19
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Location: VermontDate: 2013-08-10
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Location: My garden in Northern KYDate: 2014-07-24
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Location: homeDate: 2014-07-31Beautiful color and form!  Loaded with blooms on a plant that's o
By SheilaC
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Location: homeDate: 2014-07-31Beautiful daylily!  Everyone should own this one!
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Location: Dreamy Daylilies - Chatham-Kent, Ontario   5bDate: Aug 14 2014
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Location: My garden, North Central IdahoDate: 7-19-2015
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Location: My garden in Northern KYDate: 2015-07-21Side view
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Location: My garden in Northern KYDate: 2015-07-21
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Location: My garden in Northern KYDate: 2015-07-24Taken in the evening
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Location: My garden in Warrenville, SCDate: 2016-07-16Lovely cascade form
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Location: My garden in Warrenville, SCDate: 2017-06-18
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: 2012-06-21
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Location: Wentworth, NS, CanadaDate: 2016-07-29
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Comments:
Posted by Marilyn (Northern KY - Zone 6a) on Oct 16, 2011 5:49 PM

North Wind Dancer just won the AHS Stout Medal for this year!

The Stout Medal is the highest award any Daylily can win! I'm so happy and excited! I've had NWD since Gary Schaben introduced it in 2001! Very beautiful flower all over and at all times! I love it!

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