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Aug 2, 2017 6:01 PM CST
'Cantique' is a dormant tetraploid introduced in 1980 by Bryant-E..
It has earned the following AHS awards:
Honorable Mention: 1985
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Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Cantique') .
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Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Cantique')
Arroyo Seco New Mexico (Zone 4b)
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Aug 2, 2017 8:24 PM CST
|Hybridizer was actually Wilma Bryant. She was one of the triumvirate of hybridizers who helped The Central Oklahoma Hemerocalis Society mature into an organization that could host a National Convention.
There were many others who worked tirelessly of course and if I tried to list them all I would slight too many but Wilma, Wilma Marley, and Peggy Estes were the standard bearers from my point of view..
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Aug 3, 2017 8:56 AM CST
|THis is one of my very first daylily! It is very pretty pink in some years. SOme other years, the pink color is a bit washed out. The color and substance last well through the day. Its foliage is not attractive.|
Mar 17, 2018 11:48 PM CST
|I received 2 fans from Karen (kousa) in April 2016. It bloomed for the for first time in May 2017. The foliage looked great! No rust, which is a plus for me!
Here is a photo of the stats:
Bloom photo showing the pale colors:
And in this photo, you can see the sunlight behind it showing the deeper colors:
It produced a number of blooms of which I used both pollen and pod to produce a few seeds.
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