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Sep 19, 2017 6:01 PM CST
'Key to My Heart' is a evergreen tetraploid introduced in 1999 by Carr.
It has earned the following AHS awards:
Honorable Mention: 2002
This plant can be found in our Plant Database at:
Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Key to My Heart') .
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 'Key to My Heart')
Sep 19, 2017 6:32 PM CST
|Parents are Whooperee x Avante Garde not Whooperee x Avant Garde
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Sep 19, 2017 9:14 PM CST
|Key to My Heart is slow to increase here in southern NH. Other than slow to increase, it's a fantastic daylily with beautiful bloom.|
Sep 20, 2017 4:23 AM CST
|I grew KEY TO MY HEART for many years. I loved this plant. It increased well in my Zone 5 garden. I decided to get rid of it, because the outer petals would frequently "canoe". I wanted the blooms to lay flat and they would not. I would manipulate the bloom to be wide open to only find the outer edges to curl up. I suspect that the petals were not as thick at the edges and thus they curled. I loved the color and the hardiness. I would still grow it not for the canoeing.
Sep 20, 2017 11:36 AM CST
|I still grow KTMH it grows well here, the coloring is lovely. I do agree with David about the canoeing which is a flaw IMHO. Perhaps this is not an issue in more southern climates.
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Betty MN Zone4 AHS member
Sep 20, 2017 3:21 PM CST
I just received KTMH as a bonus plant and was adding it to my plant list today when I saw this thread! I was hoping to see what others thought of it as it's definitely a pretty one.
I wouldn't care for canoeing either so I hope it lays flat in 7b.
Beauty pleases, not only the eyes, but the heart as well. ~~Sheila
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