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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Reed
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2014
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 40 inches
Bloom size: 5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Bud Count: 16-20
Branching: 3-way
Bloom Traits: Watermark
Bloom Form: Unusual Form
Unusual Form - Crispate
Color description: small blue purple with a bluish watermark band, white throat, sepals stick out and quill, petals recurve gently

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: Diploid
Parentage: Snow Crab x (Grey Witch x Jack Carpenter sdlg #2)

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Location: My 6b gardenDate: 2020-06-16From Woodhenge fall 2019. Already a clump!
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Location: My 6b gardenDate: 2020-06-16
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Daylily of the Day: Velvet Thunder by beckygardener Jan 22, 2021 7:57 PM 3
My seedlings of 2020 by celestialrose Jan 18, 2021 8:41 PM 54
Prettiest Faces in Your Garden by shive1 Jan 19, 2021 9:09 AM 61
What are your fastest multiplying daylilies? by shive1 Jan 22, 2021 6:40 AM 26
Favorite UFs, Spiders and Narrow Cultivars by shive1 Jan 22, 2021 4:53 PM 23
Your Top 10 Daylily Performers for 2020 by Zoia Jan 23, 2021 6:45 AM 62
Canadian daylily nursery recommendations? by javgallowa Dec 29, 2020 1:30 PM 8
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2020/2021 by Char Jan 23, 2021 10:46 AM 340
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2020/2021 by Char Jan 23, 2021 10:25 AM 395
Hi by Eagleriver Dec 9, 2020 8:04 AM 10
Discussion of Dayliy Color, Terms & Definitions by Seedfork Jan 18, 2021 1:45 PM 50
October 2020 Blooms by Charlemagne Nov 15, 2020 3:52 PM 196
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2020 (CLOSED) by Char Dec 21, 2020 5:28 AM 1,094
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Fall 2020 (CLOSED) by Char Dec 21, 2020 5:38 AM 1,173
September Blooms by Diggerofdirt Oct 4, 2020 8:26 AM 280
Tall Daylily Blooms and Clumps, 2020 by frankrichards16 Sep 19, 2020 5:36 AM 31
August seedlings by Diggerofdirt Sep 20, 2020 5:24 PM 122
Collecting dl seeds, what is your process? by bluegrassmom Aug 11, 2020 6:28 PM 23
August 2020 Blooms by Charlemagne Sep 13, 2020 8:56 AM 392
rebloom question by DaylilyDazzled Jul 30, 2020 5:56 PM 32

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