Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Beacon Bold') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Mercer-R.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1994
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 6.75 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Nocturnal
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: lavender pink with magenta purple eyezone above yellow green throat

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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Wendy Stone x (Webster Lupton x Maureen Davis)
Child plants: one child plant

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