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Jun 29, 2020 9:27 PM CST
Name: Paul
Utah (Zone 5b)
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Bought this at Lowe's today, A real find at 3 for $10 dollars The data base confuses me on this one.
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Jun 30, 2020 4:49 AM CST
Name: Dave
Wood Co TX & Huron Co MI
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Neither name is in the ADS registry. It must be a trade name.

Edit. Jeykll Island seems to be Dutch origin and is sold by Brecks among others. You can find it on an internet search.
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Aug 2, 2021 3:03 PM CST

Paul, I also bought the Hemerocallis Island Jekyll Daylily at Lowes in 2020. It has grown wonderfully and has been blooming since early July, beautiful peach color blooms. Today while picking Japanese beetles off of my Virginia creaper I found two (2) beetles brownish in color burrowing headfirst into one of the blooms, one in the A.M. and one in the P.M., the same bloom. Have you had anything like this? I picked them off and dropped them into the soapy water with the hated Japanese beetles. I will try and get photos.
Aug 2, 2021 3:24 PM CST
Name: Sue
Ontario, Canada (Zone 4b)
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It does appear to be a trade name according to this page:
Aug 2, 2021 5:22 PM CST
Name: Zoia Bologovsky
Stoneham MA (Zone 6a)
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I have three other Island series Daylilies. I like them a lot! They are Dutch, by Hans Halsema

Ossabaw Island
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St. Simons Island
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Cumberland Island
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Aug 2, 2021 5:33 PM CST
Name: Tim
West Chicago, IL (Zone 5a)
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Hans doesn't seem to register his daylilies. Another Dutch hybridizer is Heemskerk, who does register his, under a slightly different name than the one they sell it under. I was just doing a search under Heemskerk's name thinking it might be him before Zoia posted. But I guess it's not him, and Halsema doesn't do that. Sad
Aug 2, 2021 9:03 PM CST
Name: Nan
southeast Georgia (Zone 8b)
Birds Bookworm Butterflies Composter Daylilies Region: Georgia
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Don't know anything about the daylilies, but those islands are all in our area, off the Georgia coast.
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Aug 2, 2021 9:55 PM CST
Name: Zoia Bologovsky
Stoneham MA (Zone 6a)
Bee Lover Birds Butterflies Cat Lover Daylilies Region: Massachusetts
Enjoys or suffers cold winters
Thanks, I was wondering where those Island names were from! They are obviously not Dutch… Smiling
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