Hemerocallis Species
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H. aurantiaca 'Major' (Baker, 1895)

[Baker, J.G., The Gardeners' Chronicle, ser. III, vol. 18, 1895, p.62]
Synonyms: H. major (Hotta, 1986)
H. aurantiaca var. major
H. aurea

H. aurantiaca 'Major' (nearly from the front)
Photo: Juerg Plodeck (Basel, June 2007), © Copyright Juerg Plodeck 2007
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Inflorescence: Time: July, sometimes still in September
Flower: orange (without reddish tinge), 12cm in diameter, flowers do not open very wide
Fragrance:  
Sepals: 8.5cm long, 2.5cm wide
Petals: 10cm long, 3.5cm wide
Tube:  
Pedicel:  
Fruit:  
Seeds: no seeds
Scape: 60cm long
Bracts:  
Leaves:    
Roots:    
Remarks: Spreading:  
Growth:  
Sterility:  
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Common Names: Engl.:  
German:  
Japan.:  
others: difference between H. aurantiaca: the height of 'Major' is lower, but flower is larger and not so widely open

H. aurantiaca 'Major' (from the front)
Photo: Juerg Plodeck (Basel, June 2007), © Copyright Juerg Plodeck 2007
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H. aurantiaca 'Major' (from the side)
Photo: Juerg Plodeck (Basel, June 2007), © Copyright Juerg Plodeck 2007
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