Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Blue-breasted Bee-eater') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Lambertson
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2011
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 25 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 26-30
Branching: 4-way
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Edged
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: medium purple, large blue eye and edge, yellow cream outer edge, green throat

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
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Archaeopteryx x sdlg
Child plants: 5 child plants

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'Blue-breasted Bee-eater' was a featured
Plant of the Day for July 2, 2016.

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Location: Cantonment, FLDate: 2012-05-26
By tink3472
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Location: Cantonment, FLDate: 2012-05-28
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Date: 2011-09-27Image Courtesy of Art Gallery Gardens Used with Permission
By vic
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Location: Cantonment, FLDate: 2012-05-09
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Location: Cantonment, FLDate: 2013-06-01
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Location: 2013 Region 3 Meeting Dover DEDate: 2013-07-01
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Location: Blooming in my livingroomDate: 2015-12-12
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Photo courtesy of Briscos' Best Blooms. Used with permission.
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Plant Events from our members
value4dollars On April 9, 2015 Obtained plant
fstins1 On April 21, 2015 Obtained plant
Pat236 On May 4, 2017 Plant Ended (Removed, Died, Discarded, etc)
Plant did not make it through the winter.
Pat236 On June 13, 2016 Bloomed
Last bloom on the scape..
Pat236 On June 9, 2016 Bloomed
Second bloom this morning..
Pat236 On May 16, 2016 Plant emerged
Noticed the first scape on one of the fans this morning.
Pat236 On March 24, 2016 Obtained plant
Received two fans from Homehead on the Lily Auction. Pot planted and now awaiting blooms.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758
Third Daylily of the Day cultivar poll by beckygardener Apr 30, 2016 10:09 PM 23
Daylilies in my livingroom, Fall 2015 by profesora Jan 6, 2016 12:46 PM 38
What are you adding for 2016? by JWWC Oct 19, 2016 8:42 PM 676
What new Daylily cultivars did you add this year. by kssmith Aug 20, 2015 8:31 AM 72
August, 2015 Blooms by ARoseblush Aug 30, 2015 8:44 PM 404
Daylily Alphabet - Show Us Your "B's" by Hemlady Jun 17, 2017 3:52 PM 106
September Blooms- 2014 by ARoseblush Oct 10, 2014 11:54 AM 62
August 2014 Blooms by ARoseblush Aug 31, 2014 5:05 PM 181
July 2014 Blooms by Hemlady Aug 2, 2014 4:58 PM 589
August Blooms 2013 by Char Sep 9, 2013 5:55 AM 311
July Blooms 2013 by Hemlady Aug 2, 2013 1:11 PM 678
Blooming in June 2013 by Ladylovingdove Jul 4, 2013 3:08 PM 701
Blooming in May 2013 by spunky1 Jun 4, 2013 1:45 PM 404
Oh no, I have found the lily auction by enidcandles Apr 10, 2013 2:41 PM 100
MAY 2012 Blooms by lovemyhouse Jun 10, 2012 11:08 AM 418
Art Gallery Gardens Spring 2012 introductions by Betja Oct 6, 2011 4:41 AM 7

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