Past Plants of the Day forum: Daylily of the Day: Little Wine Cup

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Name: Jon Whitinger
Jacksonville, TX (Zone 8a)
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May 27, 2016 6:01 PM CST Admin

Background history:

'Little Wine Cup' is a dormant diploid introduced in 1966 by Carter-Powell.

It has earned the following AHS awards:
Honorable Mention: 1974

This plant can be found in the NGA Plant Database at:
Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Little Wine Cup') .

Please join in, if you own this plant! We would love to know more! I award an acorn for performance information posted to this thread.

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Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Little Wine Cup')
Name: Valerie
Ontario, Canada (Zone 4a)
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May 27, 2016 6:19 PM CST
This daylily has been in my garden for about 25 years and is a great performer. It blooms heavily and consistently and always reblooms. It only takes a very short break after its first bloom and then it send ups new scapes for a rebloom. It is an older cultivar and doesn't have the fancy face of many of the new ones, but for a very long bloom period, rebloom and all round toughness, I don't think this one can be beat. Also, it is planted in a partially shaded location, and it doesn't seem to mind one bit!

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