Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Thomas-D.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1994
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 4.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Nocturnal
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: scarlet red with darker red eyezone above lemon chartreuse to green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 2015
Honorable Mention: 2011

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)
Leaves: Fragrant
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: (Flaming Delight x Dance Ballerina Dance) x sdlg
Child plants: 18 child plants

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  • Daylily

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Location: My garden
Date: 2022-08-20
Location: Castlegar
Date: July 19 2018
Afternoon sun only
Photo by Newyorkrita
Location: My garden
Date: 2022-08-15
Location: South Carolina
Date: 2018-08-17
Location: My garden
Photo by Newyorkrita

Date: 2011-08-14
Location: Ditchlily's Garden
Date: 2011-06-26
Clump
Location: Garland (Dallas), TX
Date: 2012-06-09
Photo by Newyorkrita
Location: Putnam County Indiana
Date: 2010-06-25
Location: Horse Cave, KY  Zone 6b
Date: 2017-06-28
Location: Ditchlily's Garden
Date: 2011-06-26
Photo by daylilydreams

Date: 2011-07-18
Location: My garden, central NJ, Zone 7A
Date: 7/30/15
Apache War Dance
Photo by lovemyhouse

Date: 2011-06-26
Apache War Dance compared to Damascan Velvet for color contrast.
Location: Buford, Georgia
Date: 2020-08-09
Second set of scapes - Apache War Dance in August 2020
Photo by Newyorkrita

Photo Courtesy of O'Bannon Springs Daylilies. Used with Permissio
  • Uploaded by Joy
Location: My garden
Date: 2019-07-17
Photo by lovemyhouse

Date: 2018-07-25

Date: 2017-06-13
Location: central Maryland, Zone 6
Date: 2011-07-14

Date: 2018-07-28
Location: Ditchlily's Garden
Date: 2011-06-26
Apache War Dance compared to another red: Ruby Throat
Location: SE Michigan
Date: 2015-07-25
also shows bud/branching a bit on the right

Photo courtesy of Briscos' Best Blooms. Used with permission.
  • Uploaded by Joy
Location: central New Hampshire
Date: 2019-08-04
Photo by Claudia
Location: SE Michigan
Date: 2015-07-25
Location: Fairport, NY
Date: August
Location: Buford, Georgia
Date: 2020-08-09
Rebloom scapes/Buds in August. First blooms in June, Reblooming i
Location: My garden
Date: 2018-07-12

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Comments:
  • Posted by kimkats (Md - Zone 6a) on Oct 3, 2011 6:22 PM concerning plant:
    Pollen is good for me in zone 6, I have yet to get a pod from it, but will keep trying. Fabulous intense color on this one and it blooms end of July into August for me in MD.
    edited 7/30/12 It will set pods here in Md.
Plant Events from our members
kimkats On July 13, 2011 Obtained plant
bought @ Perfect Perennials
dgoddard On June 17, 2020 Bloomed
First bloom of 2020. Planted in Sep 2018. More blooms this year, but clump appears to be a slow grower. Bloom is the brightest red velvet.
dgoddard On September 14, 2018 Obtained plant
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