Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Written on the Wind') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Petit
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2006
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 25 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 16-20
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Edged
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: purple with darker eye and edge above green throat

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: (Gary Colby x Meet Joe Black) x Jammin' with Jane
Child plants: 9 child plants

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By lyle627
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Location: my zone 4a gardenDate: July, 2013Every subsequent bloom showed doubling
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By mistyfog
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Location: Waynesboro MSDate: 2009-07-05
By hementia
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Written on the Wind
By mistyfog
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: 2012-05-28
By Betja
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: 2012-05-28
By Betja
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Photo Courtesy of Mr. Fancy Plants Daylily Nursery Used with Perm
By vic
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Date: 2012-07-22
By mistyfog
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Location: Northern GermanyDate: 2017-06-24
By Caruso
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Courtesy of Peace on Earth Gardens Used with permission
By vic
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Location: My gardenDate: 2016-07-20
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Location: My gardenDate: July 2019
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Plant Events from our members
value4dollars On March 25, 2015 Obtained plant
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Suga On July 20, 2016 Bloomed
Pat236 On June 18, 2020 Transplanted
Planted in the back bed top slope after blooming.
Pat236 On June 3, 2020 Bloomed
First bloom on the potted plants from MP Flower Garden.
Pat236 On May 16, 2020 Obtained plant
Picked up a pot of three fans from MP Flower Garden.
Pat236 On April 9, 2020 Obtained plant
Received a double fan from Marmalahlee. Planted in the back bed bottom left slope.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Clumps, Mini-Clumps, Multiples Anybody? by Avedon Sep 26, 2020 6:11 PM 236
First Plants of the Season Arrived by Pat236 Aug 21, 2020 6:51 AM 237
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2019 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2019 4:59 AM 1,032
September 2019 Daylily Blooms by Charlemagne Mar 25, 2020 10:30 AM 443
August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 23, 2019 4:22 AM 1,216
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2018 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2018 6:03 AM 850
April 2018 Blooms by Seedfork May 12, 2018 6:17 AM 153
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2018 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2018 4:04 AM 1,088
Picked my first pod today. by Scatterbrain Aug 28, 2017 1:25 PM 14
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2017 (Closed) by Char Sep 23, 2017 5:18 AM 975
What Did You Do In Your Daylily Garden Today? by bloominholes2fill Oct 1, 2020 4:05 PM 5,660
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2016 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2016 6:35 AM 881
The Southern Hemisphere bursts into bloom. by Gleni Aug 25, 2017 8:03 PM 1,026
Those Experienced with Growing Daylilies From Seed by amberjewel May 12, 2017 4:49 PM 29
Re-bloom Cultivars by beckygardener Oct 27, 2016 5:59 PM 595
New to daylillies; help please by NikkiHays Jun 7, 2017 5:41 AM 43
DAYLILY TALES ~ 2016 Story Contest! by Char Feb 21, 2016 9:03 PM 11
Southern Hemisphere beauties 2015-16 by Gleni Aug 31, 2016 11:56 AM 838

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