BLUE RIDGE DAYLILIES
 

2012 DAYLILY INTRODUCTIONS

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ASHEVILLE FOGGY MORN


*ASHEVILLE FOGGY MORN (Selman) 2012

[(BLUE CORN MOON x BELLA SERA) X ASHEVILLE SOCIAL BUTTERFLY]

40" M SEV 6" TET

Candy pink with darker veining, a lighter pink ruffled edge and lavender pink halo over a small yellow to green throat. ASHEVILLE FOGGY MORN opens beautifully regardless of the weather. Very tall scapes with 3 to 4-way branching and 15 to 18 buds. Fertile both ways and the parent of several future introductions.

$75.00 Double Fan



 
 

ASHEVILLE HOT SPOT


*ASHEVILLE HOT SPOT (Selman) 2012

[(SPLENDID TOUCH x Seedling) X SHORES OF TIME]

32" M SEV 6" TET

Saturated, rose red blooms with a small yellow-gold throat and olive green heart. The lightly ruffled, overlapped petals are trimmed with a bubbly gold edge. The color alone makes this selection a real stand out in the garden. Three-way branching with 24 or more buds and fertile both ways. ASHEVILLE HOT SPOT is a full sibling to ELIZABETH HEWITT and FALLING FOR PINK.

$75.00 Double Fan



 
 

ASHEVILLE LULLABY


*ASHEVILLE LULLABY (Selman) 2012

(UNENDING MELODY X BELLA SERA)

36" M Fra SEV 5.5" TET

Veined pink blooms with a violet-pink eye, yellow to green throat and double picotee edge of violet-pink and cream. ASHEVILLE LULLABY has "yardstick-long" scapes with three to five-way branching displaying 18 to 22 buds. Fertile both ways and a great garden flower with wonderful plant habit. Sibling to ALVA REESE.

$75.00 Double Fan



 
 

ASHEVILLE MOONSHINE


*ASHEVILLE MOONSHINE (Selman) 2012

(DOUGLAS LYCETT MEMORIAL X BALLERINA ON ICE)

26" M Fra DOR 6" TET

Cream colored blooms with a faint pink blush, ruffled yellow-gold edge and a yellow throat punctuated with tiny green heart. Sturdy scapes with three to four-way branching and 18 to 22 buds. Fertile both ways and a great parent for early-blooming DORMANT seedlings. One of the few early-blooming cultivars in our zone 6 mountain garden that opens perfectly on cool mornings!

$75.00 Double Fan



 
 

ASHEVILLE SKYLINE


*ASHEVILLE SKYLINE (Selman) 2012

(DESTINED TO SEE X JULIE NEWMAR)

28" M SEV 6.5" TET

Lavender-pink with a lavender-blue watermark eye outlined with violet over an intense yellow to green throat. The petals have a narrow violet, lavender-blue and gold wire triple-picotee edge and the cream-colored sepals are edged lavender-pink. Scapes have three to four-way branching with 15 to 18 buds. ASHEVILLE SKYLINE is hardy, fertile both ways and a great parent. Always beautiful in the garden and stunning in a clump.

$100.00 Double Fan



 
 

ASHEVILLE SUNSET


*ASHEVILLE SUNSET (Selman) 2012

(KATHY CHENET X TETRA GRACE PIERCE)

31" M Fra SEV 5.5" TET

Reminiscent of an appalachian sunset, these peachy orange blooms have a ruffled edge and rose watermark over a yellow to green throat. ASHEVILLE SUNET is fertile both ways with three to four-way branching and 15 to 18 buds. Opens perfectly even on cool mornings in our zone 6 mountain garden.

$75.00 Double Fan



 
 

ASHEVILLE TOURIST


*ASHEVILLE TOURIST (Selman) 2012

(ROMANIAN RENDEVOUS X CHERRY BURST)

32" M SEV 4.75" TET

Candy pink blooms with red veining punctuated with an intense red eye over a yellow to green throat. The matching red edge is enhanced with a contrasting, white partial picotee which extends into the throat. Three-way branching with 18 or more buds and fertile both ways. ASHEVILLE TOURIST is very hardy, stunning in a clump and always beautiful in our zone 6 mountain garden.

$75.00 Double Fan



 
 

ASHEVILLE TWILIGHT TIME


*ASHEVILLE TWILIGHT TIME (Selman) 2012

(BLUE CORN MOON X BELLA SERA)

38" M DOR 6.5" TET

ASHEVILLE TWILIGHT TIME has saturated light plum blooms with white midribs and a violet-purple eye with yellow to green throat. The blooms are finished with a plum-purple and white double-picotee edge which extends into the throat. From the same cross that produced BECKY ADAMS and BLUE RIDGE MOUNTAINS, this selection also has very tall scapes with 3 to 4-way branching and 18 to 24 buds. Very fertile both ways and always beautiful in the garden.

$75.00 Double Fan



 
 

BARBARA GARREN


*BARBARA GARREN (Selman) 2012

(MARY LIGHTFINE X VATICAN CITY)

40" ML Fra DOR 6" TET

Who would suspect that two dark purple parents with average scapes would produce a towering and exceptionally fine, lavender-colored daylily??? BARBARA GARRREN is a spectacular, clear lavender bitone with slightly darker petal edges and yellow to green throat. It has very tall, sturdy scapes with four to five-way branching and 22 or more buds. The pure lavender color of BARBARA GARREN never fails to get noticed from a distance... Who would trade color like that for a frilly edge! Chosen by daylily aficionado, friend and super nice lady from Region 15, Barbara Garren, to be her namesake.

$75.00 Double Fan



 
 

CURLS GONE WILD


*CURLS GONE WILD (Selman) 2012

(NEON EMBERS X HOLD THE MATCHES)

36" EM UFO Crispate-Cascade DOR 7.5" TET

Light orange with orange-red halo and yellow to green throat. CURLS GONE WILD has sturdy scapes with three-way branching and 18 buds. Easily pollen fertile and a somewhat reluctant pod parent. Very hardy and will not be overlooked in the garden. UFO Crispate-Cascade.

$75.00 Double Fan



 
 

JAMES DEAN GALLION


*JAMES DEAN GALLION (Selman) 2012

(KEY TO MY HEART X VELVET RIBBONS)

38" ML DOR 6.5" TET

Burgundy red blooms with a lighter edge and small yellow to green throat. The petals and sepals are both edged with white and the edge intensifies as the season progresses. Not officially registered as an unusual form, JAMES DEAN GALLION does display variable pinching and twisting tendencies over a prolonged season of bloom. A vigorous grower with five-way branching and 30 buds. Very hardy and fertile both ways. Chosen by Terry Gallion to be his brother's namesake.

$75.00 Double Fan



 
 

JANICE PARKER


*JANICE PARKER (Selman) 2012

(SHORES OF TIME X TETRA GRACE PIERCE)

23" M Fra SEV 6" TET

Elegant pink blooms with very wide petals and wide sepals, a small yellow to olive green throat and an elaborate, ruffled gold edge. Always beautiful in the garden, JANICE PARKER is fertile both ways with three to four-way branching and 15 to 18 buds. Chosen by Region 15 daylily connoisseur, friend and fellow plant addict, Janice Parker, to be her namesake. Very limited and CHOICE!

$100.00 Double Fan



 
 

KEN SIVYER


*KEN SIVYER (Selman) 2012

[LIP SMACK X (FOOLISH DRAGON x DRAGON PINATA)]

28" M DOR 6" TET

The bright yellow blooms of KEN SIVYER have a large red eye, matching ruffled red edge and golden-yellow to green throat. It has four-way branching with 20 to 24 well-placed buds. Extremely hardy and fertile both ways. Chosen by Ken Sivyer of Kent, England to be his namesake. Very showy in the garden and extremely limited. Only a few left to sell...

$75.00 Double Fan



 
 

LAND OF THE SKY


*LAND OF THE SKY (Selman) 2012

(DESTINED TO SEE X JULIE NEWMAR)

29" M SEV 6" TET

Cream-peach with lavender-blue eye outlined with violet over a small yellow to green throat. Very wide, violet and lavender-blue ruffled edge. Scapes have three to four-way branching with 15 to 18 buds. LAND OF THE SKY is hardy, fertile both ways and produces beautiful seedlings with patterned eyes and wide edges. Very limited and will not be overlooked in the garden.

$150.00 Double Fan



 
 

RIVER OF DENIAL


*RIVER OF DENIAL (Selman) 2012

(BLUE CORN MOON X BELLA SERA)

38" M SEV to DOR 6.5" TET

Beautifully ruffled, saturated violet blooms with a violet-blue watermark and violet-blue picotee over a white to yellow-green throat. RIVER OF DENIAL has very tall, sturdy scapes with 3 to 4-way branching and 18 to 22 buds. A full sibling to BECKY ADAMS and BLUE RIDGE MOUNTAINS. Easily fertile both ways, a great parent and very popular with garden visitors!

$100.00 Double Fan



 
 

SUSAN OKRASINSKI


*SUSAN OKRASINSKI (Selman) 2012

(DESTINED TO SEE X JULIE NEWMAR)

28" M DOR 6.5" TET

Cream with washed lavender-orchid eye outlined violet-magenta over a yellow to green throat. It has very pronounced violet-blue, lavender-orchid and violet-magenta chevron-patterned sepals and a violet-magenta picotee edge. Scapes have three to four-way branching with 18 to 20 buds. SUSAN OKRASINSKI is very hardy, moderately fertile and produces DORMANT unusual form seedlings with patterned eyes and patterned sepals. Displays polymerous tendencies late in the season. Named for Susan Okrasinski - ardent daylily fanatic, AHS award-winning photographer and friend - from Kingsport, Tennessee.

$150.00 Double Fan