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Additional Information
HydridizerAllgood (1972)
Bloom PeriodJune-July
Shipping SeasonMarch-October
Sun ExposureSun
Soil TypeAny with care
Height26.0 in.
Bloom Size5.0 in.
Highest AwardLenington All American Award, Award of Merit, Ida Munson Award for Best Double
Zone Range3 to 9


5" bloom, 26" tall, Early Season + rebloom, Dormant

Bright golden orange double blooms sit atop attractive mounds of dark green foliage. An excellent performer around the country - we get good rebloom in our garden.

Winner of the Award of Merit, the Lenington All American Award and the Ida Munson Award for Best Double
Price $5.95 each, 3 for $15.95

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  • September 1, 2011 StarStarStarStarStarStarStarStar 8
    London, OH — Prester John was a free plant with a daylily order & would not have been one I'd have ordered, BUT! It's not only sturdy & pretty, it's also gifting me with Rebloom this year! The first of what looks like seven buds is open today, September 1st, 2011!
  • June 14, 2010 StarStarStarStarStarStarStarStarStar 9
    New Tazewell, TN — I received this plant for free at the festival last year. I was a little disappointed when I got it, but am thrilled now! This lilly produces many blooms and they are simply delightful. The yellow of my plant is much more bold than the picture. Very nice!
  • July 11, 2007 StarStarStarStarStarStarStarStarStarStar 10
    Madison, MS — I am so thrilled, my Prester John is reblooming today {7/11} and beautiful. I purchased it in 2006 and it has doubled in size. Oakes is the best daylily farm, terrific quanity and quality. I tell all my friends to check out Oakes!!!
  • June 24, 2006 StarStarStarStarStarStarStar 7
    Huntington, WV — A bit more orange than I expected from the website picture. But I love the hose-in-hose double shape. Very charming -- especially if you like the "hot" colors.
  • July 27, 2003 StarStarStarStarStarStarStarStarStarStar 10
    WAUWATOSA, WI — This daylily was sent to me as a bonus plant and has never failed me. The blooms are vivid yellow-orange and the color holds up well in the hot afternoon sun. I am curruently waiting for 2 more blooms to open. All daylilies are beautiful, but the ones with double blooms are expecially beautiful. This daylily will always have a place my garden.
  • July 22, 2001 StarStarStarStarStarStarStar 7
    Tooele, UT — This Day Lily was sent to me as a bonus last fall and bloomed for the first time this year. I planted it in a 20