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PlantFiles: Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Words Of Love'

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Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Words Of Love
Hybridized by Stamile; Year of Registration or Introduction: 2001

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Height:
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)
USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)
USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)
USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)
USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)
USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)
USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)
USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)
USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)
USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)
USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

Patent Information:
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Propagation Methods:
By dividing the rootball

Bloom Time:
Early midseason (EM)
Reblooming (Re)

Flower Size:
Large (more than 4.5" diameter)

Blooming Habit:
Diurnal (diu.)

Flower Type:
Single

Bloom Color:
Pink
Rose/Mauve
Purple

Color Patterns:
Watermark
Edge

Flower Fragrance:
Slightly Fragrant

Foliage Habit:
Evergreen (ev.)

Ploidy:
Tetraploid

Awards (if applicable):
Unknown - Tell us

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No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Neutral Calif_Sue On Oct 6, 2006, Calif_Sue from Northern California
United States (Zone 9a) wrote:

Hybridizer notes:
WORDS OF LOVE (Stamile,P.) TET (Sangre De Cristo X {[(0122 x Poetic Voice) x American Original] x BeThine} 28 EMRe. fr. emo. ev. 6bloom, 3-4 way branching. 18-24 buds.
First blooms on WORDS OF LOVE are well over 7, big flat with an orange-gold edge. What I especially love about WORDS OF LOVE is the way the deep pistachio green throat spills out onto the watermark accentuating the watermark and ribbed texture of the flower. A premiere flower and consumate breeder. Fertile both ways



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