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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Gossard
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2007
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 41 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Early Morning Opener (EMO)
Bud Count: 21-25
Branching: 4-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Bicolor or Reverse Bicolor
Eye or Band
Edged
Bloom Form: Unusual Form
Unusual Form - Spatulate
Color description: lavender purple spotted purple reverse bicolor with purple eye and edge above green to near white 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: Tetraploid
Parentage: Purple Chameleon x Starman's Quest
Child plants: 3 child plants

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Location: Oswego, IllinoisDate: July 2019
By Sherrylyn
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Location: Wentworth, NS, CanadaDate: 2018-07-19
By Raven
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Location: Northern Illinois (Zone 5a)Date: 2018-07-03
By Lyshack
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Location: 2015 AHS Convention GADate: 2015-06-13
By floota
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Location: my zone 5 gardenDate: 2016-07-02
By ljb5966
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Location: my zone 5 gardenDate: 2016-07-04Love it.
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Location: Wentworth, NS, CanadaDate: 2016-07-31first year to bloom
By Raven
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Photo courtesy of James Gossard of Heavenly Gardens
By Calif_Sue
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Date: 2010-06-24Photo Courtesy of Lobo Rose and Daylily Gardens Used With Permiss
By vic
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Location: My garden in zone 5/6 Indiana. Date: 7/8/14
By gsutche
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Photo Courtesy of Harbour Breezes Daylilies. Used with Permission
By Joy
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Location: My zone 5 gardenDate: 2016-07-05Every day - a little bit different.
By ljb5966
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Location: my zone 5 gardenDate: 2016-07-09Love this plant.
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Location: My zone 5 gardenDate: 2016-07-15Awesome plant.
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Location: My zone 5 garden.Date: 2017-07-05
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Location: My zone 5 garden.Date: 2017-07-13
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Location: Eureka, CADate: 2019-06-21Early morning picture
By Aazhie
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Location: Eureka, CADate: 2019-06-21Early morning, plant had scape when shipped a few months ago!
By Aazhie
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
16th Daylily of the Day Poll (CLOSED) by beckygardener Nov 22, 2020 8:24 PM 21
Your best Gossard plants? by bluegrassmom Sep 17, 2020 12:02 AM 57
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2020 (Closed) by Char Sep 22, 2020 4:38 AM 1,725
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Summer 2020 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 22, 2020 4:26 AM 1,271
A free daylily catalog website by makon Jul 4, 2020 9:44 AM 2
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2020 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 20, 2020 4:38 AM 1,765
First Plants of the Season Arrived by Pat236 Aug 21, 2020 6:51 AM 237
Better Daylily Photo Ideas by MrKGDickie Apr 2, 2020 11:17 AM 59
Who is getting eager to start germination? Me, me, me... by petruske Mar 28, 2020 7:14 AM 95
Parentage Chat - Seedling, Unknown or Registered by JamesT Feb 14, 2020 11:48 AM 146
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2019/2020 (Closed) by Char Mar 20, 2020 4:23 AM 1,082
Change in bloom appearance by daylilly99 Jul 6, 2019 2:21 PM 4
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 23, 2019 4:22 AM 1,216
June 2019 Seedlings by beckygardener Jul 2, 2019 4:45 AM 440
Plantstep Love by josieskid Jan 17, 2021 10:05 PM 161
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2018 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2018 6:03 AM 850
July 2018 Seedlings by kousa Aug 4, 2018 4:01 PM 350
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
May 2018 Seedling Blooms by beckygardener Jun 3, 2018 6:59 AM 265
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2018 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2018 4:04 AM 1,088

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