BLUE RIDGE DAYLILIES
 

2018 DAYLILY INTRODUCTIONS

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ESCAPE TO PARADISE


*ESCAPE TO PARADISE (Selman) 2018

[ALVA REESE X (HOPI JEWEL x FALLING FOR PINK)]

36" EM Fra SEV 5.5" TET

Deep rose red with lavender pink picotee and lavender pink watermark over yellow to green throat. Three-way branching with 18 or more buds and fertile both ways. 2017 AHS Junior Citation award winner. Extremely limited.

$150.00 Double Fan



 
 

DRAGON PINWHEEL


*DRAGON PINWHEEL (Selman) 2018

(WACKY DRAGON X STICKY WICKET)

38" M SEV 6.5" TET

Peach blend with huge rose red eye and matching picotee over orange to yellow green throat. Three-way branching with 18 or more buds and always beautiful in the garden. Pollen fertile, however a reluctant pod parent. 2017 AHS Junior Citation award winner. Extremely limited.

$150.00 Double Fan



 
 

BOOM BOOM KABLOOM


*BOOM BOOM KABLOOM (Selman) 2018

{(FOOLISH DRAGON x LAST FOOL STANDING) X [(FOOLISH DRAGON x PAULINE SPRINKLE) x (MEERKAT MANOR x FOOLISH DRAGON)]}

30" M Dbl SEV 5.5" TET

Yellow with huge burgundy red eye and ruffled burgundy red edge over yellow to green throat. Four-way branching with 18 buds and easily fertile both ways. This one is a real showoff in the garden! 98% Double.

$125.00 Double Fan



 
 

CINDERFELLA


*CINDERFELLA (Selman) 2018

(FROG SONG X WATERCOLOR ETCHING)

35" EM SEV 6" TET

Flesh pink with violet, gray and purple multi-colored patterned eye outlined magenta, and matching double picotee of magenta and violet over yellow to green throat. Three-way branching with 15 or more buds, very hardy and fertile both ways.

Cinderfella is a comedy film adaptation of the classic Cinderella story, with most characters changed in gender from female to male and starring Jerry Lewis as Fella. It was released December 16, 1960 by Paramount Pictures.

$100.00 Double Fan



 
 

ALIEN ILLUSION


*ALIEN ILLUSION (Selman) 2018

{[ALIEN DNA x (STAR OF INDIA x LIGHTER THAN AIR)] X ORCHID WATERFALL}

40" M DOR 7.5" TET

Cream lavender bitone with lightly ruffled, saw-tooth edge over huge yellow to green appliqued throat. ALIEN ILLUSION has sturdy scapes with three to four-way branching and 15 to 18 buds. Very hardy and fertile both ways.

$100.00 Double Fan



 
 

SUNNY SIDE OF THE STREET


*SUNNY SIDE OF THE STREET (Selman) 2018

[(DON'T LEAVE EMPTY-HANDED x CAROLINA RUG RAT) X (ASHEVILLE AFTER DARK x PRISM DRAGON)]

28" EM DOR 5" TET

Golden yellow with striking red eye and ruffled red edge over small yellow to green throat. Three-way branching with 15 or more buds and fertile both ways. An exciting dormant parent for bold eyes and edges - the edge often displays tiny red teeth! Always beautiful in the garden.

125.00 Double Fan



 
 

ALIEN ON THE RUN


*ALIEN ON THE RUN (Selman) 2018

{[ALIEN DNA x (STAR OF INDIA x LIGHTER THAN AIR)] X ORCHID WATERFALL}

36" EM DOR 7" TET

Pearly purple, rose-lavender, mulberry blend with darker veining and lighter sawtooth picotee edge over yellow to green appliqued throat. ALIEN ON THE RUN has sturdy scapes with three to four-way branching and 15 to 18 buds. Very hardy, fertile both ways and outstanding in a clump.

$100.00 Double Fan



 
 

ASHEVILLE DREAMBOAT


*ASHEVILLE DREAMBOAT (Selman) 2018

(JAZZ AFTER FIVE X BECKY ADAMS)

40" ML SEV 6" TET

Ruffled, saturated purple with wide, lighter watermark and white picotee over yellow to green throat. Four-way branching with 18 or more buds and fertile both ways. Outstanding color and always popular with garden visitors!

$100.00 Double Fan



 
 

PUSHING BUTTONS


*PUSHING BUTTONS (Selman) 2018

[DON'T LEAVE EMPTY-HANDED X (CELEBRATION OF ANGELS x HOODWINKED)]

36" M SEV 4.5" TET

Cream pink with purple eye outlined magenta and matching double edge of magenta and purple over yellow to green throat. Four-way branching with 18 or more buds and fertile both ways. One of my most used parents for smaller flowers with tall scapes, clean color and outstanding plant habit.

$100.00 Double Fan



 
 

EYE MUST BE DREAMING


*EYE MUST BE DREAMING (Selman) 2018

(TYGER RIVER X FASHION POLICE)

30" M Fra DOR 6" TET

Ruffled golden yellow with orange eye and wide, elaborate orange edge outlined yellow over small yellow to green throat. EYE MUST BE DREAMING has very nice scapes with three to four-way branching and 18 buds. Very hardy and fertile both ways. A real showstopper with one of the widest edges in the garden.

$150.00 Double Fan



 
 

ALIEN BEACH PARTY


*ALIEN BEACH PARTY (Selman) 2018

[(SPACECOAST SEA SHELLS x ALIEN DNA) X (ALIEN WHISPER x ALIENATION)]

34" EM SEV 5.25" TET

Peach lavender blend with dark magenta eye surrounded by an orchid halo and matching partial picotee of orchid and dark magenta over patterned, yellow appliqued throat with green heart. Tall scapes with four-way branching and 18 or more buds. Very hardy and fertile both ways.

$100.00 Double Fan



 
 

AMBER FIREGLOW


*AMBER FIREGLOW (Selman) 2018

[(LINDA TOUCHSTONE x KEY TO MY HEART) X (BEAUCATCHER MOUNTAIN x LINDA TOUCHSTONE)]

34" M DOR 6" TET

Amber-coral-rose blend with triangular rose-red eye, darker veins and amber-yellow edge on both the petals and sepals over yellow to green throat. Tall scapes with five-way branching and 24 buds. Easily fertile both ways and beautiful in a clump. Sibling to ABSTRACT GEOMETRY and BIRTHDAY WISHES.

$100.00 Double Fan



 
 

ANGEL IN OUR MIDST


*ANGEL IN OUR MIDST (Selman) 2018

[(MIKE LONGO x EDNA SELMAN) X (YOU GLOW GIRL x EDNA SELMAN)]

40" M Fra DOR 6" TET

Cream, peach and pink blend with looping angel wing ruffles, yellow gold edge and small yellow to green throat. The angel wings become more elaborate as the season progresses and will not be overlooked by passersby. Four-way branching with 22 buds, very hardy and fertile both ways. Sibling to JUST CALL ME ANGEL.

$100.00 Double Fan



 
 

A WRINKLE IN TIME


*A WRINKLE IN TIME (Selman) 2018

(ALVA REESE X BECKY ADAMS)

36" M Fra DOR 6" TET

Orchid lavender with angel wing and owl ear ruffles, medium purple eye outlined pearly purple and triple edge of pearly purple, medium purple and cream over yellow to green throat. Three-way branching with 15 or more buds, very hardy and fertile both ways. Always popular with garden visitors!

$125.00 Double Fan



 
 

KATHRINE TIMS


*KATHRINE TIMS (Selman) 2018

{[(FOOLISH DRAGON x PAULINE SPRINKLE) x (MEERKAT MANOR x FOOLISH DRAGON)] X (FOOLISH DRAGON x LAST FOOL STANDING)}

30" M Fra Dbl DOR 5" TET

Yellow with red eye and matching ruffled red partial picotee over yellow to green throat. Fragrant with three-way branching and 15 to 18 buds. Fertile both ways. Sibling to EYE DOUBLE DARE YOU. 95% Double.

$100.00 Double Fan



 
 

HOOPLA


*HOOPLA (Selman) 2018

[(BLUE RIDGE MOUNTAINS x JAZZ AFTER FIVE) X (BLESSING IN DISGUISE x BECKY ADAMS)]

40" M DOR 6" TET

Ruffled, saturated purple with creamy lavender-purple watermark and white picotee over yellow to green throat. Four-way branching with 22 buds and fertile both ways. Not "just another purple", this DORMANT gem will not be overlooked in the garden!

$125.00 Double Fan



 
 

ALIEN SHADOW


*ALIEN SHADOW (Selman) 2018

[(SPACECOAST SEA SHELLS x ALIEN DNA) X (ALIEN WHISPER x ALIENATION)]

37" EM SEV 5.5" TET

Lavender-mauve with lavender-plum watermark eye surrounded by a deep rose halo and matching partial picotee over patterned, yellow appliqued throat with green heart. Tall scapes with three to four-way branching and 15 to 18 buds. Very hardy and fertile both ways.

$100.00 Double Fan



 
 

SLIGHTLY DYSFUNCTIONAL


*SLIGHTLY DYSFUNCTIONAL (Selman) 2018

[FOOLISH DRAGON X (PAULINE SPRINKLE x LOLLIPOP KISSES)]

28" M SEV to DOR 4.5" TET

Ruffled, cream-peach with cherry red eye and matching cherry red edge over small yellow to green throat. Sturdy scapes with three to four-way branching and 18 or more buds. Very impressive in a clump and never fails to put on a show in the garden. Just like its sibling, TANYA LaCORTE, this one frequently displays extra petaloid tissue, however we have never seen it fully double - hence the name, SLIGHTLY DYSFUNCTIONAL. Very hardy and fertile both ways.

$100.00 Double Fan



 
 

EN PLEIN AIR


*EN PLEIN AIR (Selman) 2018

(FROG SONG X WATERCOLOR ETCHING)

35" M Fra DOR 6" TET

Ruffled cream yellow with etched lavender-blue watermark outlined magenta and matching magenta picotee over yellow to green throat. The sepals are consistently edged with white. Four-way branching with 18 to 20 buds, very hardy and fertile both ways. Outstanding in a clump!

Each year during bloom season, dozens of talented local artists come to the garden at Blue Ridge Daylilies and set up their easels to paint in the garden "en plein air".

$100.00 Double Fan



 
 

MOUNTAIN REVERIE


*MOUNTAIN REVERIE (Selman) 2018

{BECKY ADAMS X [(LORENA BOONE x SARAH HAWES) x (CYNDY LEE LYNCH x BLESSING IN DISGUISE)]}

39" M Fra SEV 6" TET

Lilac purple with lighter watermark and ruffled white picotee with owl ears and angel wings over yellow to green throat. Tall scapes with four-way branching and 18 or more buds. Fertile both ways and a great parent. Always beautiful in the garden!

$100.00 Double Fan



 
 

2018 Collection


The 2018 collection price is $1,750.00 for clubs or individuals - a savings of $500...