Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Abby Davisson') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Davisson-J.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2011
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 7 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 16-20
Branching: 5-way
Bloom Traits: Edged
Watermark
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: dark purple with a light gray watermark, wide yellow throat, and fine white edge

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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: (Reforma Boulevard x Julie Newmar) x Still the One

Photo courtesy of Judy Davisson

'Abby Davisson' was a featured
Plant of the Day for January 19, 2017.

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Date: 2010-06-09Photo courtesy of Judy Davisson
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Location: home garden VADate: 2011-06-21
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Location: My zone 5 garden.Date: 2017-07-091st bloom on a new plant this year - love it.
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Location: My zone 5 garden.Date: 2018-07-07
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Location: My zone 5 garden.Date: 2018-07-04
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Location: southern KYDate: 2005-01-02
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
5th Daylily of the Day POLL (Closed) by beckygardener Nov 12, 2016 6:34 PM 31
Seedlings for June 2016 by spunky1 Jul 2, 2016 9:35 AM 394
Question for those who grow J Davisson Daylilies by GDJCB May 1, 2016 1:43 AM 10
Best advice you have ever received from a hybridizer... by Ahead Sep 25, 2016 12:42 PM 75
What new Daylily cultivars did you add this year. by kssmith Aug 20, 2015 8:31 AM 72
How do you choose your daylilies? by Seedfork Feb 21, 2015 2:40 PM 100
Let get thru January looking at the Alphabet of Daylily Cultivars! A for today by bluegrassmom Feb 5, 2016 7:20 AM 96
Davisson 2015 introductions by daylilydreams Jan 23, 2015 7:07 PM 11
ATP Series: The Daylilies of Judy Davisson by daylily Apr 11, 2014 6:24 PM 25
Polys of the 2013 Season by LALAMBCHOP Aug 19, 2013 6:35 PM 134

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