Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Ben Arthur Davis') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Wild
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1971
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 34 inches
Bloom size: 8 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: yellow cream blend with orchid brushing and green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 1978
Honorable Mention: 1975
JC: 1970

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
Child plants: 4 child plants

Photo Courtesy of Homestead Farms Nursery. Used with Permission.

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Location: My GardensDate: July 6, 2017Early Morning Partial Shade
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2011-07-18
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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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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2011-07-18
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Date: 2011-07-19
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Date: 2006-07-11Image Courtesy of Monches Farm Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Cheryl's Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Date: 2010-03-27Courtesy of The Gardens of Sunshine Hollow Used with Permission
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Comments:
Posted by Joy (Kalama, Wa. - Zone 8b) on Dec 3, 2011 4:56 PM

Big flowers are ruffled and pie-crusted around the edges. Sepals are recurved. Strong growth, lots of blooms.

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