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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Talbott
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1986
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 28 inches
Bloom size: 4.75 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: dark orchid lavender with variegated blue powder shading and green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 1990
JC: 1986

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Diploid
Parentage: (Finegals Cave x Little Brandy) x (Little Brandy x General Beauregard)
Child plants: 29 child plants

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Sculpted Forms: a New Look for a Favorite PerennialSculpted Forms: a New Look for a Favorite Perennial
By Char on April 23, 2012

The American Hemerocallis Society, the International Cultivar Registration Authority for the genus Hemerocallis, recognizes for registration groups of daylilies with different and distinctive flower shape as Forms. Daylily form refers to the shape or structure of the flower. Currently, there are six distinctive forms of daylilies, single, double, polymerous, spider, unusual form and the newest, sculpted form.

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Photographed on a garden tour in St. Louis
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Photographed on a garden tour in St. Louis
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Date: 2010-06-19Photo Courtesy of Lobo Rose and Daylily Gardens Used With Permiss
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Date: 2012-03-19Courtesy of Quarles Daylilies Used with Permission
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Location: Ocala, FLDate: 2014-05-26
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Date: 1999-06-30Image courtesy of Archway Daylily Gardens Used with permission
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Date: 2004-07-03Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Homestead Farms Nursery. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Alcovy Daylily Farm. Used with Permission.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2022 What's on Your List by Legalily Dec 4, 2021 9:43 PM 56
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Root Knot Nematodes by Hortaholic May 6, 2021 8:00 PM 47
Florida by Eagleriver Jan 3, 2021 8:52 AM 3
Ladybug Daylilies by Betja Dec 10, 2020 9:33 PM 2
"Want List" Daylilies for Spring 2021 by janwax Jul 4, 2021 11:35 AM 202
Surviving the cut 2020 by Diggerofdirt Dec 31, 2020 6:21 AM 28
jeff salter by gardenglory Feb 26, 2021 8:22 PM 16
Yoga Man , help needed by Johanvanheusden Oct 11, 2020 3:36 AM 2
2021 Bloom Season - What's on your list? by Legalily Jun 21, 2021 12:15 AM 495
October 2020 Blooms by Charlemagne Nov 15, 2020 3:52 PM 196
Wicked Messenger by Johanvanheusden Sep 24, 2020 3:25 AM 0
Best blue's from Dan Hansen by Johanvanheusden Sep 18, 2020 10:59 AM 3
September Blooms by Diggerofdirt Oct 4, 2020 8:26 AM 280
August seedlings by Diggerofdirt Sep 20, 2020 5:24 PM 122

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