Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Gossard
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2007
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 32 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Early Morning Opener (EMO)
Bud Count: 16-20
Branching: 4-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Edged
Toothed or Fringed Edge
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: burgundy maroon red with white tooth edge
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2011

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: (Order or Chaos x Shinto Etching) x (Forestlake Ragamuffin x Heavenly Beginnings)
Child plants: 62 child plants

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Common names
  • Daylily

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Location: Ed Burton, NE Wisconsin
Date: 2017-07-31
Location: SE Michigan 
Date: 2023-08-05
Location: Cowansville, Quebec, Canada
Date: 2016-08-05
Location: Gallatin TN
Date: July 2022
Location: Cowansville, Quebec, Canada
Date: 2020-07-26
Location: Steve and Jane Amy's garden
Location: Big Reedy, Kentucky
Date: 6/20/2018
Location: Eagle Bay, New York
Date: 2022-07-31
Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Venus Flytrap') poly
Location: Latvia
Date: 2018-07-18
Location: Vaughan, ON, Canada (Zone 5b)
Date: 2014-08-03
Location: Eagle Bay, New York
Date: 2022-08-16
Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Venus Flytrap')
Location: Iowa
Location: Ed Burton, NE Wisconsin
Date: 2023-07-24
Photo by Hazelcrestmikeb
Location: Latvia
Date: 2018-07-25

Photo courtesy of James Gossard of Heavenly Gardens
Location: Duluth, MN (4b)
Date: 2022-08-18
Photographed under heavy cloudcover, shot with my Nikon.
Location: Cowansville, Quebec, Canada
Date: 2016-08-01
Location: Duluth, MN (4b)
Date: 2022-09-02
Location: Nashville, TN
Date: 2016-07-18

Photo Courtesy of Clayton Burkey's Hickory Hill Gardens. Used wit
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Photo by Hazelcrestmikeb

Photo courtesy of Pendergriff South. used with permission
Location: all photos from my gardens
Date: 2020-05-22
Location: Duluth, MN (4b)
Date: 2022-08-11
Location: Duluth, MN (4b)
Date: 2022-08-17
Location: My zone 5 garden.
Date: 2017-07-07
This is a really beautiful flower.
Location: Ed Burton, NE Wisconsin

Posted with permission and photographed by Bob O'Neal http://www.
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Location: Eagle Bay, New York
Date: 2021-07-30
Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Venus Flytrap')
Location: Eagle Bay, New York
Date: 2021-7-30
daylily Venus Flytrap
Location: Duluth, MN (4b)
Date: 2022-08-22
Location: Duluth, MN (4b)
Date: 2022-09-01
Location: Duluth, MN (4b)
Date: 2022-09-02
Location: Duluth, MN (4b)
Date: 2022-09-02
Location: Duluth, MN (4b)
Date: 2022-08-24
Location: all photos from my gardens
Date: 2019-07-02
Location: Warne, NC
Date: 2020-07-02
Location: Warne, NC
Date: 2020-07-02
venus fly trap
Location: Puyallup,Washington
Date: 2017-07-28
Location: Cantonment, FL
Date: 2012-06-19
Location: Shores of Miserva
Date: 7.28.2015
Location: Eagle Bay, New York
Date: 2022-08-10
Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Venus Flytrap')
Location: My zone 5 garden.
Date: 2017-07-05
beautiful
Location: Vaughan, ON, Canada (Zone 5b)
Date: 2013-07-28
Location: Cantonment, FL
Date: 2012-04-21
Location: Eagle Bay, New York
Date: 2021-08-13
Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Venus Flytrap')
Location: Duluth, MN (4b)
Date: 2022-08-23
Location: Bytom/Poland/
Date: 2017-07-10

Date: 2015-07-13

Date: july
Location: My garden
Date: 2018-07-21
Location: my zone 5 garden
Date: 2016-07-02
1st bloom on a first year plant - not what I was expecting - love
Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CA
Date: 2012-06-23
Location: My zone 5 garden
Date: 2016-07-05
I am wondering if this is Venus Flytrap.  I love it, but it does

Photo Courtesy of Dololly's Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Photo by DancingGenes
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