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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OT~ The Porch Swing ~ Fall 2017 (Closed) by Char Dec 31, 2017 6:41 AM 984
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Remainder of my 2017 seedlings by LarryR Aug 29, 2017 6:28 AM 22
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The 'outbid on LA' blues! by Scatterbrain Aug 28, 2017 10:52 PM 36
To plant or not to plant that is the question by dixiebelle426 Aug 22, 2017 2:40 PM 10
Name This Daylily 2017 #4 by spunky1 Aug 27, 2017 8:46 AM 27

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