Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Better than Ever') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Salter
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1996
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 28 inches
Bloom size: 4 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Edged
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: coral red blend with a gold edge and green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2004

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Wisest of Wizards x Angel's Smile
Child plants: 32 child plants

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Location: Cantonment, FLDate: 2014-06-16
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2011-06-19
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Location: Nashville, TNDate: 2010-06-10
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2011-06-19
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2014-06-27
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2011-06-19
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2011-06-19
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Comments:
Posted by shive1 (Nashville, TN - Zone 7a) on May 11, 2013 12:38 PM

Very vigorous grower, well budded, usually reblooms here.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Anyone Grow Undefinable Zone 6 or Above Outside? by kousa Oct 14, 2019 1:09 PM 3
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Fall 2019 by Char Oct 15, 2019 3:08 PM 402
I named a daylily after you. by kidfishing Oct 13, 2019 10:27 PM 43
The Keeper Bed by josieskid Sep 22, 2019 4:04 PM 34
2020 Bloom Season What is on your List? by DaylilyDazzled Oct 15, 2019 1:43 PM 116
Newbie help with dividing, scapes, and replanting by jhb50 Aug 29, 2019 1:57 PM 11
September 2019 Daylily Blooms by Charlemagne Oct 4, 2019 7:15 AM 436
How to cut back daylilies at the end of season. by Wally2007 Aug 20, 2019 6:24 PM 7
Where do you buy your Daylilies..... by Paul2032 Aug 26, 2019 10:55 AM 42
August Seedlings by kousa Sep 1, 2019 12:47 PM 207
August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
Road Trip to Crintonic Gardens by Char Aug 25, 2019 5:47 PM 18
July 2019 Seedlings by flowerpower35 Aug 3, 2019 2:03 PM 477
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
Recommendations for a systemic insecticide that kills thrips by Frillylily Jun 29, 2019 1:14 PM 3
Fertilizer and such by daverme Jun 25, 2019 6:01 PM 2
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Summer 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 23, 2019 4:10 AM 1,706
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 23, 2019 4:22 AM 1,216
Deadheading daylilies by Flowersgalore Jun 17, 2019 11:49 AM 6
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632

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