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Date: Oct. 28 & 25, 2022 Submitted by: Betsy Thompson, New York - Email: bthompso@nycap.rr.com
Garden: A photo of my patio stairs taken October 28, before the wind and rain did their work. Daylilies are spent but still much to enjoy this time of year. arrow down
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Date: Sept. 26, 2022 Submitted by: Francois Verhaert, Spain - Email: francois.verhaert@gmail.com
Daylilies: Below are all photos from my garden in Spain. I have loads of photos but had to limit my choice. I picked a few of my own seedlings but mainly well known introductions and especially things that I think are far too little known and deserve better. (Francois Verhaert's Website: http://www.eurocallis.com)

TED CZAICKI - Future below is a seedling, to be registered, in fond memory of a dearly missed friend in Birmingham, UK. arrow down
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Date: Sept. 26, 2022 Submitted by: Francois Verhaert, Spain - Email: francois.verhaert@gmail.com
Seedling: Showed up in my seedling bed last year - a cross fathered by Snow Crystal (Stamile)onto an unknown mother - it has incredible wide segments. arrow down
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Date: Sept. 26, 2022 Submitted by: Francois Verhaert, Spain - Email: francois.verhaert@gmail.com
Seedling: This is a seedling of mine out of a Kinnebrew seedling - it was tentatively named I'LL NEVER FORGET YOU in memory of Ted Czaicki of Birmingham/UK - Ted and his wife Mary fell madly in love with it and raved about it every time they visited me in Spain. arrow down
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Date: Sept. 26, 2022 Submitted by: Francois Verhaert, Spain - Email: francois.verhaert@gmail.com
Seedling: DULCE ESPERA (Seedling Francois Verhaert) - A seedling of mine involving a seedling of Pete Harry - the name means SWEET WAITING - meanwhile I decided to do away with it. arrow down
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Date: Sept. 26, 2022 Submitted by: Francois Verhaert, Spain - Email: francois.verhaert@gmail.com
Daylily: DEDICATED TO THE ONE I LOVE (Dan Bachman 2009). The one who Dan loves must be extremely grateful that Dan named this one after her - for me it was love at first sight - I shall always cherish this one. arrow down
Dedicated to the one I Love

 
 
Date: Sept. 26, 2022 Submitted by: Francois Verhaert, Spain - Email: francois.verhaert@gmail.com
Daylily: DEEP IMPACT (Stefano Peroni 2013) - a very delicate-looking plant but nevertheless profusely flowering intro from my good Italian friend, Stefano Peroni - already very well known in the USA and more than deserved - very good parent plant. arrow down
Deep Impact

 
 
Date: Sept. 26, 2022 Submitted by: Francois Verhaert, Spain - Email: francois.verhaert@gmail.com
Daylily: MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE (Dan Hansen 2015)- For me, this is Dan Hansen's finest - there are many days when it is stunningly beautiful. arrow down
Message in a Bottle

 
 
Date: Sept. 26, 2022 Submitted by: Francois Verhaert, Spain - Email: francois.verhaert@gmail.com
Daylily: ROYAL SPECKLES (Kelly Mitchell 2006) - Another striking one - always opening well, always showing its speckles - never tried to hybridize with it but I promised myself to start doing that from next year on. arrow down
Royal Speckles

 
 
Date: Sept. 26, 2022 Submitted by: Francois Verhaert, Spain - Email: francois.verhaert@gmail.com
Daylily: JEWEL OF JEWELS (Nicole DeVito 2013) - Continues to pleasantly surprise me - gorgeous combination of pure rosy red and near white - TOP plant over here. arrow down
Jewel of Jewels

 
 
Date: Sept. 26, 2022 Submitted by: Francois Verhaert, Spain - Email: francois.verhaert@gmail.com
Daylily: RIP SAW (Dan Hansen 2012) - Palest of lavender - highly original, unique and unlike anything else. arrow down
Rip Saw

 
 
Date: Sept. 26, 2022 Submitted by: CRACKLING FIRE (Elizabeth Shooter 2009) - Now, how special is this one!!! arrow down
Crackling Fire

 
 
Date: Sept. 26, 2022 Submitted by: PRINCESS MOST LOVELY (Jack Carpenter 2005) - This one has its on and off days but at times it is a regular magnet for visitors. arrow down
Princess Most Lovely

 
 
Date: Sept. 26, 2022 Submitted by: Francois Verhaert, Spain - Email: francois.verhaert@gmail.com
Daylily: A TRIBUTE TO MARY GASKINS (Gaskins-Grenkowitz 2012) - it has its good days and its bad days but more good than bad ones - on a good day it is downright stunning. arrow down
A Tribute to Mary Gaskins

 
 
Date: Sept. 26, 2022 Submitted by: Francois Verhaert, Spain - Email: francois.verhaert@gmail.com
Daylily: UPGRADE (Jamie Gossard 2007) - Despite all the wonderful things Jamie has introduced since this one, it remains my favourite introduction of his - on some days it is uniquely different from anything else that is flowering. arrow down
Upgrade

 
 
Date: Sept. 26, 2022 Submitted by: Francois Verhaert, Spain - Email: francois.verhaert@gmail.com
Daylily: CINCH (James Townsend 2010) - every time it flowers I wonder why it is relatively unknown. arrow down
Cinch

 
 
Date: Sept. 26, 2022 Submitted by: Francois Verhaert, Spain - Email: francois.verhaert@gmail.com
Daylily: GRANDMA NUT (Dan Hansen 2012) - A nutty thing indeed - sometimes ordinary, sometimes very special. arrow down
Grandma Nut

 
 
Date: Sept. 26, 2022 Submitted by: Francois Verhaert, Spain - Email: francois.verhaert@gmail.com
Daylily: TWICE CHOSEN (Victor Santa Lucia 2010) - Visitors keep going back to this one - such a pretty, clean, pastel colour. arrow down
Twice Chosen

 
 
Date: Sept. 26, 2022 Submitted by: Francois Verhaert, Spain - Email: francois.verhaert@gmail.com
Daylily: STENCILED INFUSION (Guy Pierce 2013) - If I was only allowed to take 10 plants to a desert island I would definitely carry this one with me. arrow down
Stenciled Infusion

 
 
Date: Sept. 26, 2022 Submitted by: Francois Verhaert, Spain - Email: francois.verhaert@gmail.com
Daylily: SECRET FAMILY RECIPE (Faye Shooter) - I wonder why I hardly ever see this one as it is a phenomenal rival for the best bordered cultivars. arrow down
Secret Family Recipe

 
 
Date: Sept. 26, 2022 Submitted by: Francois Verhaert, Spain - Email: francois.verhaert@gmail.com
Daylily: FORTRESS OF SOLITUDE (Joel Polston 2013) - Not something you would expect from Joel Polston but it continues to be a visitors' favourite - and one of mine too. arrow down
Fortress of Solitude

 
 
Date: Sept. 26, 2022 Submitted by: Francois Verhaert, Spain - Email: francois.verhaert@gmail.com
Daylily: KILLER (Patrick Stamile 1992) - This one can differ enormously from day to day - I totally love it when it shows its spots. arrow down
Killer

 
 
Date: Sept. 26, 2022 Submitted by: Francois Verhaert, Spain - Email: francois.verhaert@gmail.com
Daylily: SULTRY BREEZES (Dan Hansen 2008) - My favourite of all sculpted daylilies - sports a delicate apricot/peach colour. arrow down
Sultry Breezes

 
 
Date: Sept. 26, 2022 Submitted by: Francois Verhaert, Spain - Email: francois.verhaert@gmail.com
Daylily: DEFYING SERENITY (Nancy Eller 2008) - Nancy outdid herself with this one and I'll never ever part with it. arrow down
Defying Serenity

 
 
Date: Sept. 26, 2022 Submitted by: HOG HEAVEN (Frank Smith 2007) - My favourite from all Frank Smith's intros - a most lovely mix of pure yellow and green. arrow down
Hog Heaven

 
 
Date: Sept. 26, 2022 Submitted by: PUT A SPELL ON YOU (B.T. Smith 2011) - Can't figure out why this one isn't known better - it is simply magnificent. arrow down
Put a Spell on You

 
 
Date: Sept. 26, 2022 Submitted by: SPUNKY COLD MEDINA (Claudia Conway 2013) - What's not to like about this fabulous yellow and green one? arrow down
Spunky Cold Medina

 
 
Date: Sept. 26, 2022 Submitted by: COMPLEX COMPLEXITIES (Luddy Lambertson 2011) - this one has many guises but sometimes it is downright fantastic. arrow down
Complex Complexities

 
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