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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Why oh why does this happen ? by signet Mar 5, 2018 7:03 PM 12
Raised Beds and Tunnel Hoops for starting Daylily Seeds. by TreeClimber Feb 23, 2018 9:25 AM 10
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OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2018 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2018 3:49 AM 938
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Seed Germination Question by blue23rose Jan 22, 2018 12:06 PM 31
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2017 - 2018 (Closed) by Char Mar 20, 2018 4:02 AM 1,270
What temperature is too cold for seeds and seedlings? by dixiebelle426 Jan 29, 2018 10:03 AM 69
Cristated or "bearded" Daylily in cooler climates for hybridizing- I'm in 5A WI by Cpschult Mar 7, 2018 7:27 AM 27
I need a color..Bright Orange by beenthere Dec 14, 2017 12:11 PM 22
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