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
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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Wisest of Wizards x Angel's Smile
Child plants: 32 child plants

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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: 2014-06-27
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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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