Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Mary Ethel Anderson') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Salter-E.H.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1995
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 18 inches
Bloom size: 2.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: cream with red eye above green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 2002
Honorable Mention: 1999
DFM: 2000
FS: 1997

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
Child plants: 18 child plants

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Date: 2012-06-25
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Location: Lowndesboro ALDate: 2016-08-28
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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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Comments:
Posted by spunky1 (Lillian Alabama) on Dec 31, 2012 9:20 AM

Very nice daylily, great show plant

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Posted by Gleni (Macleay Is, Qld, Australia - Zone 12a) on Mar 25, 2014 6:38 AM

MEA is a flower mill. One of my favourite daylilies by far. It is hard not to like a daylily that has a flowering season of six months.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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The sun does not set on daylilies by Gleni Dec 14, 2018 7:35 AM 416
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
May 2018 Blooms by beckygardener Jun 5, 2018 11:10 PM 380
May 2018 Seedling Blooms by beckygardener Jun 3, 2018 6:59 AM 265
Show me your little ones! by Scatterbrain Dec 19, 2017 7:15 AM 105
Advice needed quickly, please! by Scatterbrain Oct 26, 2017 10:47 AM 16
What are you ordering for 2018? by Betja Sep 4, 2018 9:02 AM 1,021
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2017 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2017 5:45 AM 1,098
Daylilies of the Antipodes by Gleni Jul 26, 2018 12:19 PM 816
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645
Tiny minis by Kabby Feb 4, 2018 4:43 PM 165
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
The Southern Hemisphere bursts into bloom. by Gleni Aug 25, 2017 8:03 PM 1,026
July blooms 2016 by Barbalee Aug 6, 2016 7:37 AM 902
Seedlings for July 2016 by spunky1 Aug 1, 2016 5:06 AM 372
Seedlings for June 2016 by spunky1 Jul 2, 2016 9:35 AM 394
Seedlings for May 2016 by spunky1 Jun 3, 2016 9:05 PM 236
Daylilies WANTED by ATP/NGA Members by beckygardener Jul 24, 2016 2:55 PM 143
Do you own any surviving southern dormants? by beckygardener Mar 17, 2016 1:58 PM 76

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