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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Best
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2005
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 29 inches
Bloom size: 5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bud Count: 10-15
Branching: 2-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Fertility notes: Pod fertile only, pollen is sterile
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Sculpted Form - Cristate
Unusual Form
Unusual Form - Crispate
Color description: lavender rose with lavender band above chartreuse throat

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: Diploid
Parentage: Bee's Bettie Sue x Lavender Blue Baby
Child plants: 49 child plants

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Plant Events from our members
Cpschult On December 19, 2017 Obtained plant
ordered from CT daylily, expected delivery spring 2018
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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July seedlings by profesora Sep 20, 2020 9:03 AM 372
July 2020 blooms by Jillz Sep 13, 2020 1:49 PM 603
OK, I know I am ungrateful wretch but... by goedric Feb 16, 2020 11:19 AM 93
What Happens on the LA... by josieskid Feb 28, 2020 9:53 AM 881
Fertility in Bearded Daylilies Why are most pollen infertile Advice on F3 cross? by goedric Nov 17, 2019 9:40 AM 9
Auction Bids Going Over $1,000 !!! by Betja Mar 26, 2020 6:37 PM 252
August Seedlings by kousa Sep 1, 2019 12:47 PM 207
July 2019 Seedlings by flowerpower35 Aug 3, 2019 2:03 PM 477
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
Favorite daylily pics to help us thru winter by bluegrassmom Mar 5, 2020 8:32 PM 915
How Many Here Buy Daylily Seeds on the LA and Grow Them? by kousa Nov 22, 2020 4:31 PM 180
New for 2019 bloom season, what's on your list? by floota Aug 24, 2019 7:58 AM 1,085
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Cristated or "bearded" Daylily in cooler climates for hybridizing- I'm in 5A WI by Cpschult Mar 17, 2019 12:25 PM 86
Sculpted Cristated or "bearded" Daylily blooms in warmer climates by Maxmom98 Mar 2, 2018 11:48 PM 19
August 2017 Blooms by kousa Sep 1, 2017 5:19 PM 325
July 2017 Seedlings by kidfishing Nov 13, 2017 6:57 PM 206
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
May 2017 Seedling Blooms by spunky1 Jun 2, 2017 6:28 AM 266
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374

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