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The Daylilies Database: Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Blue Desire')

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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: http://www.daylilies.org/DaylilyDB/detail.php?id=158136
Hybridizer: Gossard
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2007
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 28 inches
Bloom size: 4.75 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Early Morning Opener (EMO)
Bud Count: 21-25
Branching: 4-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Edged
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: flesh pink with blue eye into maroon colors with light rose pink edge above very green to charcoal throat

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Delta Blues x Tet. Crystal Blue Persuasion
Child plants: 4 child plants

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Date: 2009-04-26Posted with permission and photographed by Loris Garrett http://w
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Date: 2010-07-07Courtesy of Shaw's Sunshine Gardens
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