"They're all orange," I said, to her horror.
"No, look at all these colors," she replied, brandishing a daylily catalog.
"They're shades of orange," I huffed. While I still think daylilies remain planted at the orange side of the color wheel, I have come to appreciate them and actually have a few in my yard. No danger yet of turning into my mother, but now I'm old enough to know that's my loss.