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Aug 26, 2011 12:09 AM CST
Name: Betty
Bakersfield, CA
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Birds The WITWIT Badge Garden Ideas: Level 1 Roses
Irises Daylilies Cat Lover Region: California Region: United States of America
I would love to see pictures of everyone's favorite yellow daylilies. I've picked five:

SPACECOAST IRISH ILLUMINATION - My favorite!
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FREE WHEELIN' and HOG HEAVEN
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CONCRETE BLONDE and SPIDER MIRACLE


Anyone else?
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Aug 26, 2011 10:32 PM CST
Name: Jan
Hustisford, WI
I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Cat Lover Daylilies Dog Lover Irises Region: United States of America
Region: Wisconsin
I only have a few yellows,:

Buttered Popcorn - It truly looks like butter in real life




Toltec Sundial is a nocturnal




An oldie, that I bought to take up to the family cottage, but I fell in love with it, it is staying with me - H citrina, it is a wonderfully fragrant nocturnal. I believe it was hybridized in 1898 or something like that.

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This is the only yellow spider I have, and it was nice & tall and wonderful this year, Easy Ned



Since I have mostly reds, not only are these the only yellows I have, but they are all my favorites. ~Jan
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Aug 26, 2011 10:34 PM CST
Name: Betty
Bakersfield, CA
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Birds The WITWIT Badge Garden Ideas: Level 1 Roses
Irises Daylilies Cat Lover Region: California Region: United States of America
Those are beautiful! Love BUTTERED POPCORN! In fact, I really love all yellows -- so bright and cheerful in the garden!
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Aug 27, 2011 4:02 AM CST
Name: Becky
WI
Echinacea Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Daylilies Irises Lilies
Container Gardener Sempervivums Hostas Clematis Peonies Hummingbirder
Pinebelt Perfection would have to be one of my favorites, lemony yellow, 7" bloom, great substance, what more could you ask for?

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Aug 27, 2011 4:45 AM CST
Name: Fred Manning
Lillian Alabama

Charter ATP Member Region: Gulf Coast I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Amaryllis Region: United States of America Garden Ideas: Level 2
Ponds Hummingbirder Dog Lover Daylilies Container Gardener Butterflies
Bananna Smoothie by Terah George
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Lois Burns by Jack Temple
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Jimmy L Miller 2012 intro from Jessie George
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Lillian Kathleen our first introduction and the only yellow self we grow
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Lillian's Forever Simple
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Lillian's Womans Touch
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Aug 27, 2011 6:02 AM CST
Name: Cinda
Indiana Zone 5b
Dances with Dirt
Butterflies Cottage Gardener Birds Vegetable Grower Herbs Frugal Gardener
Lover of wildlife (Raccoon badge) Organic Gardener Composter Bee Lover Garden Procrastinator Frogs and Toads
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Huge flower with a little white strip.
A gift from Chelle here at ATP
This life has many choices
Eternity, only two.
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Aug 27, 2011 6:16 AM CST
Name: Cynthia (Cindy)
Melvindale, Mi (Zone 5b)
Daylilies Hybridizer Irises Butterflies Charter ATP Member Million Pollinator Garden Challenge
Birds Region: Michigan Vegetable Grower Hummingbirder Heucheras Lover of wildlife (Black bear badge)
EMERALD ENCHANTMENT
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EVERMORE LIGHTS


HIDDEN RICHES

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DREAM QUEEN

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STARSEARCH

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Lighthouse Gardens
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Aug 27, 2011 8:11 AM CST
Name: kimbar rise
beaverton mi
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Clematis Daylilies Region: Michigan Roses
Seed Starter Enjoys or suffers cold winters
I HAVE SOME THAT I LIKED
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PATIO PARADE

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Aug 27, 2011 9:21 AM CST
Name: Margaret
Near Kamloops, BC, Canada (Zone 3a)
Region: Canadian Lover of wildlife (Black bear badge) Tip Photographer Garden Ideas: Master Level I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Charter ATP Member
Morning Glories Critters Allowed Birds Houseplants Butterflies Garden Photography
I don't have too many yellows, but I like these.

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Aug 27, 2011 11:24 AM CST
Name: Betty
Bakersfield, CA
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Birds The WITWIT Badge Garden Ideas: Level 1 Roses
Irises Daylilies Cat Lover Region: California Region: United States of America
Wow, there are really beautiful yellows here from everyone! Thanks for sharing!!!
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Aug 27, 2011 12:29 PM CST
Name: Margaret
Near Kamloops, BC, Canada (Zone 3a)
Region: Canadian Lover of wildlife (Black bear badge) Tip Photographer Garden Ideas: Master Level I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Charter ATP Member
Morning Glories Critters Allowed Birds Houseplants Butterflies Garden Photography
I agree Those are all beautiful!!
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Aug 27, 2011 2:56 PM CST
Name: Ann ~Heat zn 9, Sunset
North Fl. (Zone 8b)
Garden Sages Region: Ukraine Native Plants and Wildflowers Xeriscape Organic Gardener I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database!
Garden Ideas: Master Level Butterflies Charter ATP Member Plant Identifier Million Pollinator Garden Challenge Dog Lover
I agree Thumbs up Thumbs up Thumbs up Thumbs up Thumbs up Thumbs up Thumbs up Thumbs up Thumbs up
I am a strong believer in the simple fact is that what matters in this life is how we treat others. I think that's what living is all about. Not what I've done in my life but how I've treated others. ~~ Sharon Brown
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Aug 27, 2011 5:42 PM CST
Name: Kim W
Md (Zone 6a)
More daylilies!!!!
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Pollen collector Cat Lover Daylilies Plant and/or Seed Trader
Hostas Echinacea Garden Art Region: Northeast US Region: United States of America
Lace Cookies

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Lillian's Womans Touch

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Golden Marvel

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Green Flash

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Villa Del Sol

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Great idea for a thread Hurray! I'm enjoying everyones fab pics Big Grin Thumbs up Thumbs up
It's my cats world, I'm just here to open the cans.
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Aug 27, 2011 5:51 PM CST
Name: Betty
Bakersfield, CA
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Birds The WITWIT Badge Garden Ideas: Level 1 Roses
Irises Daylilies Cat Lover Region: California Region: United States of America
And yours too! Love your LACE COOKIES and LILLIAN'S WOMAN'S TOUCH!
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Aug 27, 2011 6:02 PM CST
Name: Ann ~Heat zn 9, Sunset
North Fl. (Zone 8b)
Garden Sages Region: Ukraine Native Plants and Wildflowers Xeriscape Organic Gardener I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database!
Garden Ideas: Master Level Butterflies Charter ATP Member Plant Identifier Million Pollinator Garden Challenge Dog Lover
More pretty, pretty yellows! YAY!

This was a fabby idea for a thread. How cool. I'm looking forward to seeing more threads showing each person's favorite of a particular color.
I am a strong believer in the simple fact is that what matters in this life is how we treat others. I think that's what living is all about. Not what I've done in my life but how I've treated others. ~~ Sharon Brown
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Aug 27, 2011 6:25 PM CST
Name: Margaret
Near Kamloops, BC, Canada (Zone 3a)
Region: Canadian Lover of wildlife (Black bear badge) Tip Photographer Garden Ideas: Master Level I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Charter ATP Member
Morning Glories Critters Allowed Birds Houseplants Butterflies Garden Photography
Those are all really pretty Kim!
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Aug 28, 2011 8:21 AM CST
Name: Juli
Ohio (Zone 6a)
Region: United States of America Charter ATP Member Cottage Gardener Daylilies Garden Photography Enjoys or suffers cold winters
Birds Hummingbirder Butterflies Dog Lover Cat Lover Garden Ideas: Master Level
I could not possibly limit myself to five yellows. Yellow is my favorite color in daylilies. Maybe my top 50?
Shrug!
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Aug 28, 2011 8:30 AM CST
Name: Ann ~Heat zn 9, Sunset
North Fl. (Zone 8b)
Garden Sages Region: Ukraine Native Plants and Wildflowers Xeriscape Organic Gardener I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database!
Garden Ideas: Master Level Butterflies Charter ATP Member Plant Identifier Million Pollinator Garden Challenge Dog Lover
Bring 'em on Juli!
I am a strong believer in the simple fact is that what matters in this life is how we treat others. I think that's what living is all about. Not what I've done in my life but how I've treated others. ~~ Sharon Brown
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Aug 28, 2011 8:55 AM CST
Name: Juli
Ohio (Zone 6a)
Region: United States of America Charter ATP Member Cottage Gardener Daylilies Garden Photography Enjoys or suffers cold winters
Birds Hummingbirder Butterflies Dog Lover Cat Lover Garden Ideas: Master Level
I prefer yellow because it does not matter the weather - yellow always looks good. Look at a yellow at 95 degrees at 2 in the afternoon - it looks great.

And, yellow daylilies hold their own to other yellow flowers. Compare a red daylily to a red geranium - and the red daylily no longer looks red.

Put a red daylily into a cottage garden mixed bed and the color fades away compared to the other flowers.

Yellow daylilies are easy to mix with other colors of flowers. They are bright and cheerful. I have a lot of yellow flowers in other perennials too.

I tend to like the lemon yellows and saturated "true" yellows better than the gold or orange yellows, but I grow a lot of all of them. Yet, I don't like white flowers at all... of any kind. About the only plants I have here with white blooms are hosta, a couple shrubs, and phlox David. I may have had 3 or 4 daylilies through the years with "white" flowers. The only one I have kept was Dottie Warrell's Frozen Mert. I grew it for perhaps 10 years as "the white breeder" before she named it. Great for clarifying color in spiders, but now that I have stopped hybridizing, even it is gone from the garden. So the very pale yellows (whites) don't appeal to me.

Just love the yellows!

Not to mention that many of the "breaks" show in yellows first...
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Aug 28, 2011 10:06 AM CST
Name: Betty
Bakersfield, CA
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Birds The WITWIT Badge Garden Ideas: Level 1 Roses
Irises Daylilies Cat Lover Region: California Region: United States of America
Well, let's see some of those yellows, Juli! I'm dying to see your favorites.

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