Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Ben Lee') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Hansen
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1994
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 20 inches
Bloom size: 4 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rebloom
Rust Resistance: Shows Susceptibility
Rust Resistance Decimal Score: 2.6
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: salmon pink with dark violet to lavender blue eyezone above bright green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 1997
ATG: 1999

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Diploid
Parentage: (Misty Isle x Surf) x sdlg
Child plants: 41 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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July 2020 blooms by Jillz Sep 13, 2020 1:49 PM 603
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2020 (Closed) by Char Sep 22, 2020 4:38 AM 1,725
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Summer 2020 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 22, 2020 4:26 AM 1,271
Three is not a crowd! by frankrichards16 Sep 12, 2020 9:19 PM 239
First Plants of the Season Arrived by Pat236 Aug 21, 2020 6:51 AM 237
Frank "Bud" Bennett intros by Bedmaker Oct 15, 2019 9:37 PM 17
Go south of the equator young daylily. by Gleni Feb 13, 2020 7:38 AM 544
Creating a daylily Pedigree Chart by petruske Aug 17, 2019 10:49 AM 7
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 23, 2019 4:22 AM 1,216
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2018/2019 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2019 4:35 AM 1,271
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2018 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2018 6:03 AM 850
Top picks you want to add to your daylily garden by bluegrassmom Jul 31, 2018 11:19 AM 31
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2018 (Closed) by Char Sep 25, 2018 5:06 AM 1,115
Daylily 'Goners' 2018 by DogsNDaylilies Jun 7, 2020 9:26 AM 58
What do you think my CHILD will look like - Prediction Game #4? by beckygardener Apr 27, 2018 1:11 PM 21
What are you ordering for 2018? by Betja Sep 4, 2018 9:02 AM 1,021
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2017 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2017 5:45 AM 1,098
bud bennett daylilies by Bedmaker Sep 17, 2017 11:33 AM 5
Daylilies of the Antipodes by Gleni Jul 26, 2018 12:19 PM 816

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