Hybridizing Daylilies for Ruffles, Patterns, and Teeth
Sunday, December 28, 2014
Daylily Bowtie Affair, Chester Cyclone, and Peacock Maiden
---Bowtie Affair--- Pierce-G., Reg. 2013, EE RE SEV Fragrant (Stenciled Di Fresco x Tet. Colorful Etchings) 7 x 42 inches, 40 buds, 5 branches Super pod-pollen fertile Good increase
---Unusual Form Cascade Group--- Chester Cyclone (yellow) Blakely-C., reg. 1972 8.5 x 30 inches, season M, RE, Dormant, Diploid We keep this due to its gorgeous fragrance. Cross not listed. Another pink UF form is also in this group, but blooms later.
Peacock Maiden (purple) Carpenter-K., reg. 1982 9.5 x 31 inches, Season M, RE, EV, Diploid, Fragrant. ((Grape Arbor x sdlg) x sdlg) One of the seedling beds is showing in the far background.