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Apr 3, 2018 6:01 PM CST
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Name: Becky
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'Indian Ripple' is a dormant diploid introduced in 1997 by Dougherty-H..

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Apr 3, 2018 6:23 PM CST
Athens, Ohio (Zone 6a)
A showy cultivar that has the vigor so typical of Doughertys. It seems a bit shorter here than 24 inches. Attracts attention in the later garden (not really late, though). It takes a very good picture, so, at least in my garden, is not quite so vivid as in many photos. Bud count probably about 8-10. Branching is not a strength.

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Apr 3, 2018 8:04 PM CST
Name: David McCausland
Horseheads, NY (Zone 5a)
Daylilies Hostas Hybridizer Region: New York Plant and/or Seed Trader Enjoys or suffers cold winters
I would agree with MANTIS about its vigor and bud count. It has consistently rebloomed for me over the past three years. It is usually 22 to 24 inches tall. I have mine in full sun all day, which probably helps in reaching its registered height. I will forgive the lack of branching and bud count because of the rebloom. It will throw a poly bloom once in a while.

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Apr 3, 2018 9:13 PM CST
Name: Boyd Banks
Creston N.C. (Zone 6b)
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It is beautiful and a good grower and bloomer.It is a little short but I will always have a spot for this one.
Apr 4, 2018 1:59 AM CST
Name: Ina Novodvorsky
Carleton Place, Ontario, Canad (Zone 4a)
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An eye catcher in the garden. I draws your eye right to it. For that reason I love it. Not as tall as registered here. It did rebloom for me last year. Clumped up nicely its second year (2017).
Apr 4, 2018 8:47 PM CST
Name: Sue Petruske
Wisconsin (Zone 5a)
I agree with everyone else here; it's not real tall but there is always a place on the outside of the garden for shorter DL's. And Indian Ripple, in spite of its shortness, is always noticed. It's a welcome splash of color later in the bloom season. I made a cross last summer: Autumn Wood X Indian Ripple. Hopefully in a couple years I'll be able to update this with that bloom pic from that cross. Crossing Fingers!
Apr 5, 2018 8:12 AM CST
Name: Mike
Hazel Crest, IL (Zone 6a)
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Sue I would love to see those seedlings.
Indian Ripple is eye candy for the late front row of the garden. Does well here. Never measured but I am sure it is less than twenty four inches. Reblooms at times. I get an occasional poly also.
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Apr 5, 2018 9:27 AM CST
Name: Debra
Nashville, TN (Zone 7a)
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Less than 24 inches here too. Beautiful bloom. Excellent multiplier.
Apr 5, 2018 12:17 PM CST
Name: Betty
MN zone 4b
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Looks like I am the only one to not have this daylily survive in my garden over winter the year it was planted. I didn't try it again as my rule is they get one go here not to be replaced.
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