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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Benzinger
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1972
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 36 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Late
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: light gold self

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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Reverend Traub x sdlg
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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July 2021 Daylily Seedlings by profesora Aug 1, 2021 11:05 AM 408
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2021 by Char Aug 1, 2021 8:58 PM 706
June 2021 Daylily Blooms by spunky1 Jul 6, 2021 11:10 PM 1,039
Late flowering northern hardy daylilies - how should the look like? by Nightlily Jul 16, 2021 7:09 AM 43
Your Top 10 Daylily Performers for 2020 by Zoia Mar 29, 2021 10:06 AM 94
July 2020 blooms by Jillz Sep 13, 2020 1:49 PM 603
Clump Shots 2019 by Seedfork Feb 17, 2020 9:52 AM 578
Need help about how evergreen daylilies grow in mild winter climates FL, CA, etc by admmad Apr 5, 2019 10:32 AM 31
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
What Were Your Top Ten Daylilies for 2017? by Char Jan 6, 2018 8:27 PM 59
August 2017 Blooms by kousa Sep 1, 2017 5:19 PM 325
What Did You Do In Your Daylily Garden Today? by bloominholes2fill Jul 27, 2021 1:48 PM 6,997
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
August Blooms 2016 by mantisOH Sep 1, 2016 11:03 PM 303
Looking for late blooming daylilies to extend the bloom season. Any ideas? by Cynthia59P Oct 13, 2018 6:19 AM 173
July blooms 2016 by Barbalee Aug 6, 2016 7:37 AM 902
October 2015 Blooms by Betja Nov 7, 2015 10:32 PM 125
They Messed With Ruby??? by DogsNDaylilies Aug 13, 2019 8:28 PM 15
August, 2015 Blooms by ARoseblush Aug 30, 2015 8:44 PM 404
A Reliable Repeat Blooming Tetraploid for the Northern Daylily Grower by mainer35 Jan 26, 2015 8:18 AM 4

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