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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Sellers
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1994
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 32 inches
Bloom size: 9 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: red self with yellow throat
AHS Awards: Stout Silver Medal: 2008
Award of Merit: 2004
Honorable Mention: 1999
XLD: 2006

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Child plants: 31 child plants

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Location: Boardman, OhioDate: July 6, 2019
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Date: 2005-07-07Posted with permission and photographed by Kathy Rinke http://www
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Date: 2009-07-17
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Location: BelgiumDate: 2018-05-28
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Date: 2018-07-04
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Location: all photos from my gardensDate: 2020-06-02
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Location: Valley of the Daylilies in Lebanon, OH. Home of Dan and Jackie BachmanDate: 2005-07-07
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Location: Haley Springs FarmDate: 2020-06-06
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Date: 2009-07-25
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Location: Wentworth, NS, CanadaDate: 2016-01-22
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Location: My gardenDate: July-7-2015
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Location: My gardenDate: JULY-12-2016
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Location: Washington Park Botanical Garden - Springfield, IllinoisDate: 2018-09-17
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Location: all photos from my gardensDate: 2019-07-09
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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2013-06-25
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Comments:
Posted by Marilyn (Kentucky - Zone 6a) on Nov 26, 2011 10:13 PM

I used to grow 'All American Chief' in my own garden. I always loved seeing the big red flowers when they bloomed each year. A wonderful plant and flower.

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Plant Events from our members
Seedfork On April 24, 2018 Bloomed
Seedfork On April 21, 2018 Miscellaneous Event
First scape on this plant this year.
Seedfork On May 2, 2017 Bloomed
First bloom on this plant this year, full nine inch bloom.
Seedfork On April 16, 2017 Miscellaneous Event
First scape on this plant for the season.
Seedfork On April 27, 2016 Obtained plant
Received from scflowers
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mom2cjemma On June 20, 2020 Miscellaneous Event
Scapes
mom2cjemma On October 13, 2019 Transplanted
mom2cjemma On September 28, 2019 Obtained plant
KJMarionGallant On July 14, 2018 Bloomed
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Your Top 10 Daylily Performers for 2020 by Zoia Feb 26, 2021 5:35 AM 77
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I need a 34 inch daylily rebloomer to enjoy photographing! by Sheridragonfly Sep 6, 2019 4:39 AM 8
Show us your "A" list by ShakespearesGarden Aug 3, 2019 2:35 PM 49
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
Clump Shots 2019 by Seedfork Feb 17, 2020 9:52 AM 578
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July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Poly blooms and oddities by ShakespearesGarden Sep 17, 2020 9:38 AM 758
August 2017 Blooms by kousa Sep 1, 2017 5:19 PM 325

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