Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Better By Design') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Salter
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2009
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 32 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Bloom Traits: Applique/Appliqué
Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: large burnt orange with a tint of lavender and a large yellow applique throat pattern surrounded by a raisin plum eye

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: unknown x unknown
Child plants: 3 child plants

Planted just under 1 year. Color is now the way it should be.

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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Plant Events from our members
flaflwrgrl On April 30, 2015 Bloomed
FFO
flaflwrgrl On April 2, 2015 Maintenance performed
Weeded, alfalfa pellets, mulched, corn gluten pre-emergent.
flaflwrgrl On July 13, 2014 Maintenance performed
Fed alfalfa.
flaflwrgrl On July 4, 2014 Miscellaneous Event
Last bloom this year today unless it puts up new scapes.
flaflwrgrl On May 7, 2014 Bloomed
FFO
flaflwrgrl On June 10, 2013 Bloomed
Less than a month after planting FFO
flaflwrgrl On May 18, 2013 Obtained plant
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Better By Design by Johanvanheusden Aug 17, 2020 8:32 PM 1
July seedlings by profesora Aug 5, 2020 6:01 PM 371
July 2020 blooms by Jillz Sep 13, 2020 1:49 PM 603
June 2020 Blooms by Avedon Jul 11, 2020 7:46 PM 569
Better Daylily Photo Ideas by MrKGDickie Apr 2, 2020 11:17 AM 59
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2019/2020 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2020 4:11 AM 1,090
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2019/2020 (Closed) by Char Mar 20, 2020 4:23 AM 1,082
August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
Plantstep Love by josieskid Jul 19, 2020 8:20 AM 149
Untitled by petruske Feb 25, 2019 8:29 AM 13
Dormants have started growing! by DancingGenes Jan 10, 2019 4:16 PM 43
Root pouches for daylily seedlings? by beenthere Nov 17, 2018 9:28 AM 6
Question About Ways To Water Daylilies by IAgrl Aug 24, 2018 3:10 PM 14
Do You Have a Problem with Daylilies Blooms Fading by 1PM? by kousa Jul 22, 2018 1:09 PM 15
Stldaylilyguy garden progress by StlDaylilyGuy May 28, 2018 6:50 AM 23
My layout plan for new rectangular bed, what do you think? by lovegrillin Feb 16, 2018 5:50 PM 11
Cristated or "bearded" Daylily in cooler climates for hybridizing- I'm in 5A WI by Cpschult Mar 17, 2019 12:25 PM 86
August 2017 Blooms by kousa Sep 1, 2017 5:19 PM 325
Question: Companion Plants? by beckygardener Jan 20, 2018 7:50 AM 29
I would love some thoughts on my seedling bed plan... by amberjewel Jul 12, 2017 1:33 PM 9

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