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Joan Derifield and Siamese Royalty

Posted by pink_petals z6 PA (My Page) on
Sat, Feb 22, 14 at 17:20

Can someone who has seen both of these daylilies tell me how they are different? One is described on the AHS website as wine red, the other as rose-violet. Some of the photos of them look very much alike! Thanks for your input, fellow daylily lovers!!!

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RE: Joan Derifield and Siamese Royalty

I've grown both flowers and the colors are very similar. In my climate, however, Joan Derifield is a much superior performer. JD is a prolific bloomer and its flowers are bigger than those of SR. JD has much sturdier scapes and great branching. As with many Munsons here, I didn't get many blooms from SR. I'm not sure I even grow it anymore.


RE: Joan Derifield and Siamese Royalty

Joan Derifield is definitely the superior plant performance wise.

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