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Aug 3, 2016 6:01 PM CST
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Name: Jonathan Whitinger
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Background history:

'Spiritual Corridor' is a semi-evergreen tetraploid introduced in 1992 by Hanson-C..

It has earned the following AHS awards:
Honorable Mention: 1997

This plant can be found in the NGA Plant Database at:
Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Spiritual Corridor') .

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Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Spiritual Corridor')
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Aug 3, 2016 6:18 PM CST
Athens, Ohio (Zone 6a)
This year it was especially good when so many things were especially bad. Bud count, which often is lacking, was fairly good. And, of course, it is a beautiful bloom. Quite short.


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Aug 3, 2016 8:32 PM CST
Southern Indiana
Spiritual Corridor does have a beautiful bloom, it did bloom more for me last year then this year but it is always a welcome sight
in the garden.
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Aug 3, 2016 10:30 PM CST
Name: Marilyn, aka "Poly"
South San Francisco Bay Area (Zone 9b)
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I used to have it many years ago. It does have a beautiful bloom, but I got rid of the plant because (as MantisOH mentioned) it was short, and the bud count wasn't all that good (and it is not a rebloomer).
Evaluating an iris seedling, hopefully for rebloom
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Aug 4, 2016 2:00 PM CST
Name: Cheryl
Western WA (Zone 8b)
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Spiritual Corridor has been a rapid increaser compared to others, it's a 3yo clump and its a huge clump! Bud count has been great since I've had it. It was FULL of blooms this year, it has just finished blooming. I have it in full afternoon sun.
A True gardener will purchase a thousand plants before thinking of where to put them :P
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Aug 4, 2016 2:12 PM CST
Name: Regina
Warrenville, SC (Zone 8a)
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This plant did well for me the last two years, multiplying each year and producing beautiful blooms. This year I had a sprinkler malfunction in that bed, and almost lost several cultivars, including this one. It is now recovering nicely and I expect to see it back on track next year. In my garden, it was right on as far as the stats go. It is very pod and pollen fertile.

Although marked as a 3.0 for rust susceptibility, it has done very well here over the last month that rust has been an issue. I have pulled a few leaves, but nothing major, and the plant is not heavily affected. I will try to get a picture soon for the database (to show rust resistance-susceptibility) if I get a chance between storms in this welcome rainy weather.
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Oct 26, 2021 5:36 PM CST
Name: Zoia Bologovsky
Stoneham MA (Zone 6b)
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I installed Spiritual Corridor in May of 2021 on Back Daylily Hill, by the path. I had 5 charming blooms, starting on July 24th and I would have had a bunch more but they were eaten by a stray marauding deer.

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Dec 27, 2022 11:43 AM CST
Name: Zoia Bologovsky
Stoneham MA (Zone 6b)
Azaleas Region: Massachusetts Organic Gardener Daylilies Cat Lover Bulbs
Butterflies Birds Bird Bath, Fountain and Waterfall Bee Lover Enjoys or suffers cold winters
2022…ever since the deer ate it, SC has been struggling. I got no bloom this summer and by October, I was down to one fan. I'm afraid that by Spring, this plant will be seeing its own Spiritual Corridor! Hilarious! Hilarious!
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Dec 1, 2023 1:05 PM CST
Name: Zoia Bologovsky
Stoneham MA (Zone 6b)
Azaleas Region: Massachusetts Organic Gardener Daylilies Cat Lover Bulbs
Butterflies Birds Bird Bath, Fountain and Waterfall Bee Lover Enjoys or suffers cold winters
2023 update…surprisingly, SC made it through the winter but has remained at one fan and no bloom. Will it make it through this winter? Stay tuned…
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