Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Best for Last') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Rice-JA
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2011
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 35 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Late
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Edged
Halo
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: matte pink with darker halo and yellow gold edge

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: sdlg x sdlg

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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August 2018 Seedlings by Lyshack Aug 17, 2018 4:41 PM 58
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Aug 20, 2018 5:03 PM 338
Are you collecting seed pods and planting this year? by bluegrassmom Aug 16, 2018 8:14 PM 53
Smokeygardens.com by creativeclover Aug 2, 2018 4:46 PM 15
Plants that produce a repeated series of scapes by Seedfork Jul 27, 2018 1:16 PM 33
July 2018 Seedlings by kousa Aug 4, 2018 4:01 PM 350
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Can't set a pod by Seedfork Jun 24, 2018 4:44 AM 14
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Summer 2018 by Char Aug 20, 2018 5:08 PM 800
Dug up plants and misplaced plant labels by Seedfork Jul 14, 2018 5:37 AM 29
June 2018 Seedlings by GaNinFl Jul 1, 2018 5:10 PM 207
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
Daylily Clump Shots 2018 by Hazelcrestmikeb Aug 20, 2018 11:21 AM 168
Mike Huben daylilies by Scatterbrain May 17, 2018 6:00 PM 17
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
April 2018 Blooms by Seedfork May 12, 2018 6:17 AM 153
Daylilies From The Mannings Arrived Today by Avedon Apr 5, 2018 7:51 PM 25
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2018 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2018 4:04 AM 1,088
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Spring 2018 (Closed) by Char Jun 21, 2018 4:26 AM 1,248

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