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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Spalding-W.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1975
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
Ploidy: Diploid
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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Daylily Society database accuracy. Do your daylilies look like the database pics by plasko20 Mar 9, 2021 5:45 PM 79
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2020/2021 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2021 5:27 AM 1,165
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Hurricane Florence by beckygardener Oct 4, 2018 3:31 AM 39
Time to cull? by frankrichards16 Sep 10, 2018 7:31 AM 18

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