Hemerocallis 'Cara Mia'

clfo(z7 with luck)April 11, 2012

A friend's wife, who was named Cara, recently died and he is planting a memorial garden for her. He's looking for 'Cara Mia' daylily. It's an old variety but not sold anywhere that I can find. Anyone have it?

Here is a link that might be useful: Hemerocallis 'Cara Mia' photo

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I don't have this one but there are some pictures posted on Dave's Garden. Perhaps you could contact the poster and see if you could get a piece? Marg

    Bookmark   April 12, 2012 at 8:49AM
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an English nursery was the only one I found with it for sale. Probably,Marric had the best idea

    Bookmark   April 12, 2012 at 9:01AM
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Try a GOOGLE search for 'Historic Daylilies' as CARA MIA is in that category. There are several USA nurseries that specialize in the older (Pre-1970)cultivars, usually as a sideline to more modern varieties. Good luck in your search.

    Bookmark   April 12, 2012 at 9:34AM
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clfo(z7 with luck)

Thanks for your suggestions, everyone! I'm still looking...

    Bookmark   April 12, 2012 at 5:01PM
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Clfo found me (I'm the widower)an Anam Cara which is beautiful. Still haven't found the Cara Mia. It's a little confusing which is which but I'm uploading the picture of the Anam Cara (Gaelic for "Soul Friend).

    Bookmark   July 16, 2012 at 6:29PM
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