Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Excellent Show') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Krekler
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1987
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 18 inches
Bloom size: 5.25 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: light cream self with green lemon throat

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
June 2020 seedlings by SunriseSide Jul 2, 2020 9:18 AM 293
June 2020 Blooms by Avedon Jul 4, 2020 6:51 PM 566
Parentage Chat - Seedling, Unknown or Registered by JamesT Feb 14, 2020 11:48 AM 146
What Happens on the LA... by josieskid Feb 28, 2020 9:53 AM 881
Evergreen Daylilies in Florida by admmad Nov 3, 2019 7:47 PM 3
Frank "Bud" Bennett intros by Bedmaker Oct 15, 2019 9:37 PM 17
Let's Discuss Rot by Seedfork Oct 27, 2019 9:57 PM 26
September 2019 Daylily Blooms by Charlemagne Mar 25, 2020 10:30 AM 443
July 2019 Seedlings by flowerpower35 Aug 3, 2019 2:03 PM 477
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
The sun does not set on daylilies by Gleni May 8, 2019 6:25 AM 544
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Reverse or reciprocal crosses by Seedfork Jun 23, 2018 10:52 PM 5
Poly blooms and oddities by ShakespearesGarden Jul 4, 2020 8:02 PM 610
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
May 2018 Blooms by beckygardener Jun 5, 2018 11:10 PM 380
May 2018 Seedling Blooms by beckygardener Jun 3, 2018 6:59 AM 265
Cristated or "bearded" Daylily in cooler climates for hybridizing- I'm in 5A WI by Cpschult Mar 17, 2019 12:25 PM 86
Please share photos of your sibling seedlings by scflowers Apr 14, 2019 1:16 AM 145
Rust Is Here! by kousa Nov 10, 2019 6:24 PM 42

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