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Jan 11, 2016 6:01 PM CST
'Heartbeat of Heaven' is a semi-evergreen tetraploid introduced in 2004 by Karol Emmerich. Karol does her hybridizing at Springwood Gardens in Jordan, Minnesota: http://springwoodgardens.com/welcome.html
More info about Karol Emmerich can be found on this thread by Char:
The thread "ATP Series: The Daylilies of Karol Emmerich" in Daylilies forum
Heartbeat of Heaven is a mid-season to late bloomer with possible rebloom. It has earned the following AHS awards: Honorable Mention: 2007 and Award of Merit: 2010. It is pod and pollen fertile with 68 registered children: http://garden.org/plants/parentage/35201/
This plant can be found in the ATP Plant Database at:
Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Heartbeat of Heaven') .
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Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Heartbeat of Heaven')
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Garden Rooms and Becky's Budget Garden
Jan 11, 2016 7:27 PM CST
|Heartbeat of Heaven is a great plant. I have been growing it for 5 years in my zone 8 garden. I find that it is a bit shorter than the 32" it is registered as and the bud count is typically around 16.
It is fertile both ways and is a great parent. 68 flowers have been registered with it as a parent, with many more sure to follow.
I would recommend this flower.
Jan 11, 2016 9:34 PM CST
|Heartbeat of Heaven is a beautiful Daylily and performs wonderfully in zone 6b, southern Kentucky. It is a medium grower and does not increase quickly but blooms consistently and is very easy to set pods on.
Jan 12, 2016 8:12 AM CST
|I have had Heartbeat of Heaven for 5 years and love it!!!! It doesn't increase very fast but blooms for a long time. I have never actually counted buds but I would bet it has over 20 per scape. Scapes grow to their 32" height here. The first 2 years I had it, I could not set any pods and even the pollen didn't work. Once it settled in I have set many pods on it. Last summer it did rebloom for me. The flowers never fade here and have great substance. Can't say enough positive about this plant!!!!
HEARTBEAT OF HEAVEN
Jan 12, 2016 7:42 PM CST
|I have had 'Heartbeat of Heaven' for 4 years and like it very much. I have found its color can vary quite a bit (as you can see from the several pictures from different growers here on this forum), but that is one of the things I like about it!
I have not kept any record of branching, bud count, etc. but as I recall it blooms for quite a long time.
I took above photo because it showed a bloom with more yellow than usual and just looked so pretty!
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