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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Gossard
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2006
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 32 inches
Bloom size: 7.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Early Morning Opener (EMO)
Bud Count: 21-25
Branching: 5-way
Bloom Traits: Bicolor or Reverse Bicolor
Watermark
Bloom Form: Unusual Form
Unusual Form - Crispate
Color description: light purple with darker spots and darker bicolored watermark and purple ey
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 2014
Honorable Mention: 2010

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: Raptor x Tet. Starman's Quest
Child plants: 15 child plants

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'Purple Cheetah' was a featured
Plant of the Day for September 30, 2015.

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Date: 2012-07-15
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Location: My garden, Baltimore MD
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Date: 2013-07-01
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Posted with permission and photographed by Steve Todd http://www.
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Photo courtesy of James Gossard of Heavenly Gardens
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Photo courtesy of Briscos' Best Blooms. Used with permission.
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Location:  my city gardenDate: 2016-7-6The flower changes color during the day. Left: morning, right: af
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Location: Carleton Place, Ontario CanadaDate: 2017-07-19
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Date: 2012-05-28Courtesy of Peace on Earth Gardens Used with permission
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Photo courtesy of Karen Newman, Delano Daylilies
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Location: Bochum, GermanyDate: 2020-06-30
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Posted with permission and photographed by Steve Todd http://www.
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Date: 2007-07-11Posted with permission and photographed by Steve Todd http://www.
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Photo Courtesy of Hillside Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Location: Northern Illinois (Zone 5a)Date: 2017-07-01
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Plant Events from our members
Lilydaydreamer On July 14, 2018 Maintenance performed
Divided
Pat236 On June 15, 2018 Plant Ended (Removed, Died, Discarded, etc)
I no longer have this plant.
Pat236 On June 8, 2016 Bloomed
First bloom ever...no spots yet!
Pat236 On May 23, 2016 Plant emerged
First scapes appeared on plant received from Park Lane last spring.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
"Want List" Daylilies for Spring 2021 by janwax Feb 15, 2021 8:53 PM 99
Your best Gossard plants? by bluegrassmom Sep 17, 2020 12:02 AM 57
July 2020 blooms by Jillz Sep 13, 2020 1:49 PM 603
June 2020 Blooms by Avedon Jul 11, 2020 7:46 PM 569
August Seedlings by kousa Sep 1, 2019 12:47 PM 207
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
How long can my daylilies stay in water? by mystlw Jul 14, 2018 4:30 PM 14
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Daylily Clump Shots 2018 by Hazelcrestmikeb Oct 4, 2018 1:36 PM 198
Have you ever seen a daylily that made you gasp? by mystlw Sep 3, 2018 7:26 AM 85
What was your favorite daylilies in 2017? by bluegrassmom Feb 14, 2018 7:48 AM 89
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
What Did You Do In Your Daylily Garden Today? by bloominholes2fill Feb 24, 2021 7:52 AM 6,145
broken eyezone? by Mayo62 Nov 12, 2016 7:43 PM 5
July blooms 2016 by Barbalee Aug 6, 2016 7:37 AM 902
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758
Daylilies that Died 2016 by DogsNDaylilies Jul 1, 2016 7:50 PM 94
The Popularity Polls....do you agree? by bluegrassmom Jul 10, 2016 4:14 PM 18
Do you own any surviving southern dormants? by beckygardener Mar 17, 2016 1:58 PM 76

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