Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Defense Grid') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Gossard
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2016
Ploidy: Diploid
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 8.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Early Morning Opener (EMO)
Rust Resistance: Shows Resistance
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Bitone or Reverse Bitone
Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: Maroon purple with a multi-colored patterned eye zone of charcoal, blues, violet, purple and maroon with a very green throat. Sepals are lighter bitone maroon pink

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: (Time Wizard x ((Midnight Dynamite x (Purple Eyed Fantasy x Red Eyed Dynamite)) x (Super Fancy Face x Texas Kaleidoscope)

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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New Gossard website with 2016 intros by needrain Jan 26, 2016 3:55 PM 20

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