Sunday, October 10, 2021

2022 Daylily Introductions

Mary Baker
7114 S 49th St
Omaha NE 68157-2273
maryskbaker@gmail.com

No daylily shipping/sales to Alaska, Hawaii, Montana, or Oregon.
We are a licensed and inspected Nebraska daylily, allium, and daffodil nursery. 

Shipping & handling: $13 for the first daylily or first three alliums or first three daffodils; $3 for each additional daylily or three additional alliums or three additional daffodils. Nebraska residents add 7% sales tax. Payment: Checks or money orders only, payable to Mary Baker. Please contact me via email before placing your order to ensure availability. Shipping begins on May 1.

Our 2022 daylily introductions were lined out as nice single fans during midsummer 2021. You will get any increase.

2022 Daylily Registrations:
Beatnik (Mary Baker, 2022, tet)
Beatnik (Mary Baker, 2022, tet)
Beatnik (Mary Baker, 2022, tet)
BEATNIK (Mary Baker, 2022, tet) is a saturated rich dark red with a lighter intense red watermark and a green throat. Blooms measure 5.25 inches on 28 inch scapes with three-way branching and 15 buds. BEATNIK begins blooming in midseason and continues to bloom over a long period of time. Semi-evergreen foliage. It is fertile both ways and sets pods easily. Seedling 1567W: ZOLA'S TRIBUTE TO MARY BAKER X CARDINAL KISSES. 
Limited, almost sold out. $100 (single fan) 


Bonfire of the Beatniks (Mary Baker, 2022, tet)
Bonfire of the Beatniks (Mary Baker, 2022, tet)
Bonfire of the Beatniks (Mary Baker, 2022, tet)
BONFIRE OF THE BEATNIKS (Mary Baker, 2022, tet) is bright red with a lighter red watermark and a green throat. Blooms measure 5.25 inches on 28 inch scapes with three-way branching and 15 buds. BONFIRE OF THE BEATNIKS begins blooming in midseason and continues to bloom over a long period of time. Semi-evergreen foliage. It is fertile both ways, pods initially take persistence but set more easily as the season progresses. This one is a personal favorite. Seedling 1567E: ZOLA'S TRIBUTE TO MARY BAKER X CARDINAL KISSES. $100 (single fan) 


Baby Beatnik (Mary Baker, 2022, tet)
Baby Beatnik (Mary Baker, 2022, tet)
Baby Beatnik (Mary Baker, 2022, tet)
BABY BEATNIK (Mary Baker, 2022, tet) is round bright red with a lighter red watermark over a brilliant green throat. Blooms measure 4.25 inches on 29 inch scapes with three-way branching and 17 buds. Scape presentation and bud placement are in perfect proportion to the overall plant. BABY BEATNIK begins blooming in midseason. Evergreen foliage. Fertile both ways. Seedling 1543: SEAN MICHAEL X HOOCHIE COOCHIE MAN. $100 (single fan) 


In Eddie's Memory (Mary Baker, 2022, tet)
In Eddie's Memory (Mary Baker, 2022, tet)
Eddie Watkins (pic courtesy of Gordon Anderson)
Eddie Watkins playing drums with the band Dr. Powerful (pic courtesy of Amy Overman)
IN EDDIE'S MEMORY (Mary Baker, 2022, tet) is near white with a big violet eye over a green throat. Petals have a matching violet edge and an outer gold edge. Blooms measure 5.5 inches on 32 inch scapes with three-way branching and 12 buds. IN EDDIE'S MEMORY begins blooming in midseason and continues blooming over a long period of time. On an established clump, the many beautiful blooms remind me of graceful butterflies in flight. This daylily is named to honor the late Eddie Watkins, drummer and founding member of the Chapel Hill, North Carolina Indie rock band Polvo and beloved father of Ned and Lucie. Semi-evergreen foliage. Easily fertile both ways. IN EDDIE'S MEMORY is my first introduction out of Richard Akers' gorgeous BLACK AND WHITE BALL. Seedling 1503-2: BLACKTHORNE X BLACK AND WHITE BALL. $100 (single fan) 


Kathleen M. Lamb (Mary Baker, 2022, tet)
Kathleen M. Lamb (Mary Baker, 2022, tet)
Kathleen M. Lamb (Mary Baker, 2022, tet)
KATHLEEN M. LAMB (Mary Baker, 2022, tet) is purple with a bluish purple watermark over a yellow to green throat. Segments have white edges. Blooms measure 5.5 inches on 30 inch scapes with three-way branching and 20 buds. KATHLEEN M. LAMB begins blooming in mid lateseason and typically produces instant rebloom scapes, so it blooms for a long period of time. This daylily is named for my dear friend Kathy Lamb of Champlin, Minnesota. Kathy is an award-winning daylily hybridizer and a talented musician. She served from 2000 to 2004 as editor of the American Daylily Society (ADS) Region One Daylily Pioneer newsletter, later served as ADS Region One Director, and served for 19 years on the Board of Directors for the Daylily Society of Minnesota. Semi-evergreen foliage. Fertile both ways. Seedling 1532: MOUNT ARARAT X THE DREAM SOCIETY. $100 (single fan) SOLD OUT


Omaha Beach (Mary Baker, 2022, tet) look one
Omaha Beach (Mary Baker, 2022, tet) in between looks one and two
Omaha Beach (Mary Baker, 2022, tet) look two
Omaha Beach rebloom scape 36 inches, four-way branching, 30 buds
OMAHA BEACH (Mary Baker, 2022, tet) is a showy rose cranberry red with a pink watermark over a yellow to green throat. Segments have wire gold edges. Blooms measure 6 to 6.5 inches on 32 to 36 inch scapes with three- to four-way branching and 20 to 30 buds. It begins blooming in early midseason and typically reblooms in my garden, flowering over a long period of time. Blooms sometimes look like the first picture where the watermark is quite prominent, other times like the second picture where the watermark is somewhat prominent, and other times like the third picture where the watermark is more subtle. OMAHA BEACH is my husband Rich's favorite out of all my daylily seedlings. Rich selected its name to honor and commemorate our military veterans, especially those who gave their lives. Semi-evergreen foliage. Fertile both ways. Seedling 1504F: BLOOD, SWEAT AND TEARS X THE ULTIMATE SACRIFICE. $100 (single fan) SOLD OUT


One Hot Dragon (Mary Baker, 2022, tet)
ONE HOT DRAGON (Mary Baker, 2022, tet) is yellow with a large bright red eye on the petals and a brushed red eye on the sepals over a big yellow to green throat. Petals have a partial red picotee edge. Blooms measure 7.25 inches on 34 inch scapes with two-way branching and 14 buds plus instant rebloom scapes. It begins blooming in early midseason and reblooms here, providing eye-catching enjoyment over a long period of time. Evergreen foliage. Pollen fertile, I have not tried to set pods. Seedling 1520B: DRAGON NATION X ONE HOT MAMA. HELD FOR INCREASE FOR FUTURE INTRODUCTION.


Pent-up Passion (Mary Baker, 2022, tet)
PENT-UP PASSION (Mary Baker, 2022, tet) is dark red with a notched rose watermark over a large yellow to green throat. Petals have a white wire edge. Blooms measure 5.5 inches on 29 inch scapes with three-way branching and 12 buds. PENT-UP PASSION begins blooming in early season, welcoming summer and attracting attention from across the garden. Semi-evergreen foliage. Fertile both ways. Seedling 1555FRE: THE ULTIMATE SACRIFICE X CARDINAL KISSES. Limited, almost sold out. $100 (single fan)

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