Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Beautiful Day') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Reckamp-Klehm
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1978
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 36 inches
Bloom size: 6.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: melon blend

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: Sacred Shield x sdlg

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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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Rust. Cut them all down? by Flowersgalore Nov 21, 2020 4:02 PM 1
Which Daylily Do You Like Best? by Johannian Nov 28, 2020 6:35 PM 18
16th Daylily of the Day Poll (CLOSED) by beckygardener Nov 22, 2020 8:24 PM 21
Reblooming Daylilies by castorenalup Oct 20, 2020 5:58 PM 6
2021 Bloom Season - What's on your list? by Legalily Dec 3, 2020 8:25 PM 124
October 2020 Blooms by Charlemagne Nov 15, 2020 3:52 PM 196
2021 Introductions - Stamile Daylilies by Betja Sep 30, 2020 7:14 PM 3
New 2021 Floyd Cove Introductions! by Betja Oct 23, 2020 11:20 AM 12
Hi, I'm new by janwax Dec 1, 2020 7:20 PM 75
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2020 by Char Dec 3, 2020 9:33 PM 873
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Fall 2020 by Char Dec 3, 2020 11:32 PM 913
Daylilies in a west-facing bed? by mystlw Sep 19, 2020 1:19 PM 10
First registration a special memorial by Dennis616 Sep 23, 2020 4:05 PM 19
This one was worth the wait by daylilly99 Oct 2, 2020 10:17 PM 37
September Blooms by Diggerofdirt Oct 4, 2020 8:26 AM 280
Evergreen VS Dormant by djinnevada Aug 23, 2020 10:43 PM 11
Tall Daylily Blooms and Clumps, 2020 by frankrichards16 Sep 19, 2020 5:36 AM 31
Day Lilies by Torchia Aug 16, 2020 3:00 PM 2
Whose Daylilies Are Your Favorites? by Paul2032 Aug 16, 2020 11:57 PM 4
August seedlings by Diggerofdirt Sep 20, 2020 5:24 PM 122

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