Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Better Off Blue') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Simpson-E.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2017
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 28 in, (71 cm)
Bloom size: 7 in, (18 cm)
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bud Count: 16-20
Branching: 3-way
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Watermark
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: warm purple with blue violet eye over flared white watermark above green to gold throat

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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Blue Dude x Michael Bennett

Photo courtesy of Blue Ridge Daylilies

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Summer 2018 by Char Sep 22, 2018 4:19 PM 1,191
May 2018 Seedling Blooms by beckygardener Jun 3, 2018 6:59 AM 265
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2018 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2018 3:49 AM 938
What Were Your Top Ten Daylilies for 2017? by Char Jan 6, 2018 8:27 PM 59
Cristated or "bearded" Daylily in cooler climates for hybridizing- I'm in 5A WI by Cpschult Jul 17, 2018 7:15 PM 74
Show me your little ones! by Scatterbrain Dec 19, 2017 7:15 AM 105
Daylilies of the Antipodes by Gleni Jul 26, 2018 12:19 PM 816
Which is your favourite small/mini purple? by Scatterbrain Mar 12, 2018 10:53 AM 143
How do you grow daylily seeds/crosses by Scatterbrain Jul 30, 2017 6:07 AM 27
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2017 (Closed) by Char Sep 23, 2017 5:18 AM 975
What Did You Do In Your Daylily Garden Today? by bloominholes2fill Sep 22, 2018 8:33 AM 1,191
May 2017 Blooms by Seedfork Jun 6, 2017 9:05 PM 458
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2017 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2017 1:29 PM 1,015
Thoughts - Of the seeds that germinate from a cross how many are good? by Protoavis Feb 8, 2017 12:03 PM 22
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2016 - 2017 (closed) by Char Mar 20, 2017 5:05 AM 1,012
daylily seed spoiling by 1peislander Dec 17, 2016 10:47 AM 14
The Southern Hemisphere bursts into bloom. by Gleni Aug 25, 2017 8:03 PM 1,026
August Blooms 2016 by mantisOH Sep 1, 2016 11:03 PM 303

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