Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Best of Friends') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Spalding-W.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1975
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 19 inches
Bloom size: 6.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: deep pink blend with green 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
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Child plants: 26 child plants

Photo by Gail Morgan of BX Creek Daylilies. Used with permission.

'Best of Friends' was a featured
Plant of the Day for September 18, 2017.

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Location: BX Creek Daylilies, Vernon, BC.Photo by Gail Morgan of BX Creek Daylilies. Used with permission.
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Location: Melvindale, Mi. 48122Date: Early to mid season 2011An oldie but goodie!!!
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Photo courtesy of Daylilies of Kenefick
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Date: 2011-07-19
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Photo Courtesy of E and B Farm Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Homestead Farms Nursery. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of May's Acres Daylilies. Used with Permission.
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Date: 2012-03-19Courtesy of Quarles Daylilies Used with Permission
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Photo courtesy of Briscos' Best Blooms. Used with permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Fairyscape Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Courtesy of Shaw's Sunshine Gardens
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beckygardener On August 18, 2016 Obtained plant
Received 5 fans from Karen (kousa).
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2018/2019 by Char Mar 19, 2019 10:19 PM 1,241
Hurricane Florence by beckygardener Oct 4, 2018 3:31 AM 39
Time to cull? by frankrichards16 Sep 10, 2018 7:31 AM 18
What are the odds...hybridizing question? by Seedfork Sep 16, 2018 7:14 PM 32
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
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
August 2017 Blooms by kousa Sep 1, 2017 5:19 PM 325
8th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Aug 13, 2017 6:08 AM 11
Why do daylilies not produce blooms? by beckygardener Mar 16, 2019 12:17 PM 66
July 2017 Seedlings by kidfishing Nov 13, 2017 6:57 PM 206
What Did You Do In Your Daylily Garden Today? by bloominholes2fill Mar 19, 2019 7:42 PM 2,099
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645
April 2017 Seedling Blooms by spunky1 May 3, 2017 9:41 AM 161
Northern Daylily Fans: Which evergreens do well for you? by LarryR Mar 21, 2018 4:07 PM 63
Happy New Year! by Mayo62 Jan 3, 2017 8:21 AM 14
Posting my first pic (I hope!) by josieskid Dec 22, 2016 6:47 AM 41
Saying goodbye to the love of my life. by Dragonkeep Jan 29, 2017 7:34 PM 53

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