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Jan 15, 2017 6:01 PM CST
'Edith Sliger' is a semi-evergreen tetraploid introduced in 2000 by Jeff Salter. Jeff and Elizabeth Salter hybridize at Rollingwood Garden in Gainesville, Florida.
More information can be found on the Salter's Rollingwood Garden website:
Edith Sliger is an early to mid-season bloomer with possible re- bloom. It has earned the Honorable Mention: 2004 AHS awards. It has a rust resistant rating of 2.0. It is pod and pollen fertile with currently 3 children: https://garden.org/plants/pare...
This plant can be found in the NGA Plant Database at:
Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Edith Sliger') .
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Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Edith Sliger')
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Garden Rooms and Becky's Budget Garden
Jan 16, 2017 8:03 AM CST
|Edith Sliger does well in my climate. It is fairly sunfast and has nice foilage. It is not a very fast increaser, which is fine with me. I have had it awhile and I don't believe I have ever had to divide it. It is also not pod fertile for me. Overall though, I really like the flower and it opens well except on very cold nights. Will probably keep it in my garden.
Jan 16, 2017 8:44 AM CST
|Last year acquisition, and have it potted up right now. Can't wait to see it bloom this year.
(Georgia Native in Florida)
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