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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Moldovan
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1990
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 28 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Bloom Traits: Watermark
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: bluish violet blend with grayed lavender watermark above cream lime throat

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: Tetraploid
Parentage: Paris Overture x Strutter's Ball


'Anchors Aweigh' was a featured
Plant of the Day for October 27, 2016.

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Location: Enterprise, Al. 36330Date: 2015-05-30FFOE
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Photo Courtesy of Crossview Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Garden Perennials. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Rural Roots Gardens. Used with Permission
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Location: My gardenDate: 2018-07-15
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Plant Events from our members
Seedfork On June 2, 2018 Bloomed
FFO on this plant
Seedfork On May 16, 2018 Miscellaneous Event
First scapes on this plant this year. Almost a month behind last year.
Seedfork On April 27, 2017 Miscellaneous Event
First scapes on this plant for the season
Seedfork On April 23, 2016 Miscellaneous Event
Observed first scape, turned crooked because it was caught up in plant marker
Seedfork On May 30, 2015 Bloomed
Seedfork On June 18, 2014 Obtained plant
Obtained plant from M.M.
CottageGardener On July 20, 2015 Obtained plant
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
June 2021 Daylily Blooms by spunky1 Sep 27, 2021 11:44 PM 1,055
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
Rebloom, delayed bloom and quirks by needrain Oct 6, 2017 9:44 PM 79
Fourth Daylily of the Day Poll ..... by beckygardener Aug 1, 2016 9:09 AM 60
Re-bloom Cultivars by beckygardener Oct 27, 2016 5:59 PM 595
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758
June 2015 Blooms by kidfishing Jul 2, 2015 3:39 PM 635

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