Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Preference') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Millikan-B.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1985
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 24 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: yellow and gold blend with chartreuse throat

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: sdlg x Tuscawilla

Photo courtesy of Valley of the Daylilies

Larry's ObsessionLarry's Obsession
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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Teach me about ploidy in daylilies...... by Paul2032 Oct 17, 2019 1:04 PM 16
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Fall 2019 by Char Oct 19, 2019 12:00 AM 455
I named a daylily after you. by kidfishing Oct 13, 2019 10:27 PM 43
Really good yellow daylily by Ronny07 Sep 11, 2019 5:43 PM 33
How many fans do I order? by AlexInBoston Sep 8, 2019 3:51 PM 25
August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
July 2019 Seedlings by flowerpower35 Aug 3, 2019 2:03 PM 477
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Summer 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 23, 2019 4:10 AM 1,706
Deadheading daylilies by Flowersgalore Jul 4, 2019 9:17 PM 8
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Spring 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2019 4:14 AM 1,431
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2018/2019 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2019 4:26 AM 1,242
How Many Here Buy Daylily Seeds on the LA and Grow Them? by kousa Feb 21, 2019 8:27 AM 160
The sun does not set on daylilies by Gleni May 8, 2019 6:25 AM 544
New for 2019 bloom season, what's on your list? by floota Aug 24, 2019 7:58 AM 1,085
Do My Daylilies Need Dividing? by conniepr27 Aug 11, 2018 4:22 PM 21
July 2018 Seedlings by kousa Aug 4, 2018 4:01 PM 350
Thinking of a garden name by cybersix Jun 26, 2018 11:31 PM 32
Strange bud by cybersix Jun 17, 2018 6:30 AM 23
How to manage seedlings and beds by Seedfork Mar 28, 2018 8:22 AM 30
What was your favorite daylilies in 2017? by bluegrassmom Feb 14, 2018 7:48 AM 89

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