|Hemerocallis "Primal Scream" in my garden this morning.|
First bloom on a newly planted lily.
|"Primal Scream" Oakes Daylily web site|
Hybridized by C. Hanson in 1994. It's a 7 1/2 inch bright orange, gold dusted with radiating gold eye. Somewhat ruffled edges. Curling petals. 34 inch scapes. Mid-late season bloomer. Dormant. Tetraploid. Diurnal. Bloom: Unusual form - Crispate - Cascade.
Honors include the Stout Silver Medal 2003 - Lambert Webster award for Outstanding Unusual Form 2001 - Award of Merit 2000 - Honorable Mention 1997 and People's Choice 2013.
This lily has only been in my garden for less than a month and it was rather a dreary early morning for picture taking. The future will be gloriously bright for this pretty one.