As a comment about Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Let Me Be Clear'), Polymerous wrote:

I've had this plant growing in a pot in shade (with maybe an hour or less of direct sunlight during the summer months) for about a year now. Despite being in a pot which is fairly dry, and having to contend with a great deal of shade, this plant is now sending up rebloom scapes. Bud count on the initial scapes was low (< 10), as registered.

The blooms are quite petite and such a clear pale pink that they look "near white".

The scapes are slender and willowy - I don't know if maybe that is typical of this cultivar or if it is due to the shade. (They are leaning towards the light, poor things.)

I have not yet been able to set pods on it (though I managed to set pods on 'Clarity of Purpose', which is also in the same shaded-pot situation).

So far, I have to say that I am impressed that this plant is able to bloom at all, let alone rebloom, given how much and how heavy shade it is in. (On the other hand, it has not propagated much, having gone from one fan to two... I blame that on the shade, and forgetting to keep up the fertilizer on it.)
Apr 2, 2018 9:46 AM CST
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Name: Marilyn, aka "Poly"
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Pods continue to be impossible for me to set on this plant. I finally looked at the hybridizer's notes and he says that it is "not a strong seed setter".

Pollen is fertile, however this plant carries recessive genes for albinism. When crossed with the diploids 'Coming Up Roses' and 'Stars My Destination', for each cross roughly 1/4 of the seedlings were albino.
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