Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Leebea Orange Crush') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Gates-L.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1977
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 18 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Rust Resistance: Shows Susceptibility
Rust Resistance Decimal Score: 4.7
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: cream orange with red eyezone and yellow green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 1981

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Child plants: 9 child plants

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'Leebea Orange Crush' was a featured
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Comments:
Posted by Joy (Kalama, Wa. - Zone 8b) on Dec 3, 2011 5:36 AM

Striking light creamy orange with a smashing red eyezone on this great bloomer. Very different and surprisingly fragrant too.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Most prolific? by Tigertail Jun 18, 2020 11:26 AM 11
Clump Shots 2019 by Seedfork Feb 17, 2020 9:52 AM 578
May 2019 blooms by Diggerofdirt Jun 1, 2019 10:15 PM 372
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June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
May 2018 Blooms by beckygardener Jun 5, 2018 11:10 PM 380
Daylilies only flowering every other year by Scatterbrain Jun 27, 2018 6:04 PM 14
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645
Help me choose? by Amazindirt May 30, 2017 6:07 PM 20
May 2017 Blooms by Seedfork Jun 6, 2017 9:05 PM 458
What is your best performer in half shade? by Charlemagne Aug 13, 2016 1:36 PM 6
Daylilies for shade by beckygardener Jul 25, 2016 10:03 PM 42
Fourth Daylily of the Day Poll ..... by beckygardener Aug 1, 2016 9:09 AM 60
Which daylilies are your best clump performers? by Cynthia59P Sep 16, 2016 6:42 PM 161
Re-bloom Cultivars by beckygardener Oct 27, 2016 5:59 PM 595
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758
May blooms 2016 by scflowers Jun 1, 2016 4:32 PM 380
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Do you have instant rebloom Daylilies? by GDJCB Jul 23, 2015 5:20 AM 39
Daylily Alphabet - Show us Your "L's" by bluegrassmom Feb 6, 2016 5:29 PM 49

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