Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Better Do') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Krekler
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1987
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 16 inches
Bloom size: 4.25 inches
Bloom time: Very Late
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: lavender pink self with pale green gold throat

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Diploid

Larry's ObsessionLarry's Obsession
By LarryR on February 27, 2014

About three months ago, I began an odyssey that took me to places that, in my life long journey as a gardener, I never would have imagined. It all began with a daylily seedling.

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My turn for a humble ID help request by Dennis616 Aug 30, 2020 5:36 PM 15
Evergreen VS Dormant by djinnevada Aug 23, 2020 10:43 PM 11
How do you water? Drippers or sprinklers? by djinnevada Sep 21, 2020 12:49 PM 5
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daylily Midsummer A Woman's Work by alilyfan Aug 18, 2020 9:20 AM 3
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