Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Salter-E.H.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1996
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 18 inches
Bloom size: 2.75 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Edged
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: pale lavender with slate blue pencil edge magenta eyezone and green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2002
JC: 1997
DFM: 2006

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
Child plants: 93 child plants

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'Crystal Blue Persuasion' was a featured
Plant of the Day for March 16, 2018.
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Location: home garden VA
Date: 2008-05-16
CRYSTAL BLUE PERSUASION
Location: Our Garden, DeLand, FL
Date: 2009-05-15
Location: Photo by Carol Bacskai; zone 5b, Yorkville, IL
Date: 2021-08-13
Location: Gekko Garden Austria

Photographed in hybridizer's garden, Florida
Location: all photos from my gardens
Date: 2020-05-16

Date: 2006-05-07
Posted with permission and photographed by Leslie Mauck http://ww
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Location: Shady Rest Gardens Cartersville, Ga.
Date: 2010-07-16
Location: Chapin, SC
Date: 2012-05-21
Location: My garden, Eagle Point, Oregon
Date: 2020-06-21
Tet. version

Posted with permission and photographed by Tee Money http://www.h
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Photo Courtesy of Crossview Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Location: BX Creek Daylilies, Vernon, BC.
Photo by Gail Morgan of BX Creek Daylilies. Used with permission.

Photo courtesy of MaryAnn Pruden of Lily House
Location: Ocala, FL
Date: 2018-04-26
FFO
Uploaded by Betja
Location: northern california zone 9b
Date: 2013-08-11
Only my camera can see this blue and magenta - to my eye it was a

Photo Courtesy of Hillside Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Hillside Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Location: Waynesboro MS
Date: 2007-06-03
Location: Koeln,  Germany
Date: 2009
Location: Jones OK,
Date: June 2014
Crystal Blue Persuasion
Location: Valley of the Daylilies in Lebanon, OH. Home of Dan and Jackie Bachman
Date: 2005-07-09

Photo courtesy of Daylilies of Kenefick
Uploaded by Betja
Location: northern california zone 9b
Date: 2013-08-11
Location: northern california zone 9b
Date: 2013-08-14
Crystal Blue Persuasion root system showing division of crown.
Location: northern california zone 9b
Date: 2013-08-13
Crystal Blue Persuasion offshoot sharing the same crown (needed s
Location: northern california zone 9b
Date: 2013-08-27
Crystal Blue Persuasion crown.
Location: Valley of the Daylilies in Lebanon, OH. Home of Dan and Jackie Bachman
Date: 2005-07-07
Comments:
  • Posted by Marilyn (Kentucky - Zone 6a) on Aug 26, 2014 10:56 PM concerning plant:
    Hemerocallis 'Crystal Blue Persuasion' is colorful and beautiful. The flowers have a stunning color pattern. Because of that, growers and hybridizers want it for beauty and/or breeding.

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