Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Bess Ross') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Claar
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1951
Ploidy: Diploid
Scape height: 36 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: ORM1: Orange red medium self
AHS Awards: Stout Silver Medal: 1962
Award of Merit: 1957
Honorable Mention: 1955

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Child plants: 43 child plants

Photo by Gail Morgan of BX Creek Daylilies. Used with permission.

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Location: BX Creek Daylilies, Vernon, BC.Photo by Gail Morgan of BX Creek Daylilies. Used with permission.
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Photo Courtesy of E and B Farm Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Wrights Daylily Garden. Used with Permission
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Courtesy DIG Daylilies
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Proliferations by Raven Mar 30, 2018 6:35 AM 176
First proliferation! by Dennis616 Jul 7, 2015 6:55 PM 23

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