Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Mister Big') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Turner-R.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1963
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 41 inches
Bloom size: 8 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: golden yellow self with green throat

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
Parentage: Whitfield Palmer x Lime Painted Lady

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Clump Shots 2019 by Seedfork Oct 22, 2019 7:16 PM 549
The sun does not set on daylilies by Gleni May 8, 2019 6:25 AM 544
A newbie asks: Fancy, hardy, rust resistant, and CHEAP--does it exist? by FullyWashable Sep 10, 2018 5:26 PM 18
May 2018 Seedling Blooms by beckygardener Jun 3, 2018 6:59 AM 265
Daylilies of the Antipodes by Gleni Jul 26, 2018 12:19 PM 816
What Did You Do In Your Daylily Garden Today? by bloominholes2fill Oct 22, 2019 8:32 PM 3,720
The Southern Hemisphere bursts into bloom. by Gleni Aug 25, 2017 8:03 PM 1,026
Fourth Daylily of the Day Poll ..... by beckygardener Aug 1, 2016 9:09 AM 60
What is your most fragrant daylily? by cybersix Jul 27, 2016 7:27 PM 37
DAYLILY TALES ~ 2016 Story Contest! by Char Feb 21, 2016 9:03 PM 11
description on ORANGE CLOWN by needrain Jan 3, 2016 11:04 AM 12
What are you adding for 2016? by JWWC Oct 19, 2016 8:42 PM 676
Second Daylily of the Day cultivar poll by beckygardener Nov 1, 2015 5:43 AM 42
What new Daylily cultivars did you add this year. by kssmith Aug 20, 2015 8:31 AM 72
Which is the strangest DL for you? by cybersix Aug 5, 2015 9:08 PM 27
Daylily Cultivar Poll by beckygardener Oct 18, 2015 7:23 PM 32
Pat Stamile 2015s by JWWC Feb 9, 2015 7:26 PM 6
Instant Rebloom by GDJCB Nov 28, 2014 2:07 PM 22
Brightest Colored Daylilies by Seedfork Jan 17, 2017 6:17 PM 195
Daylily Tales - The STORIES - 2013 by daylily Oct 7, 2013 6:38 AM 12

« Add a new plant to the database

» Search the Daylilies Database: by characteristics or by cultivar name

« See the general plant entry for Daylilies (Hemerocallis)

« Visit the Daylilies forum

» Read our note about daylily rust scores

« The Daylilies Database Front Page

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by EscondidoCal and is called "Echinopsis 'Daydream'"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.