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
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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 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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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Brother P-touch Label Substitute by nancyindg Jun 30, 2020 3:30 PM 13
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Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2020 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 20, 2020 4:38 AM 1,765
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Spring 2020 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 20, 2020 4:19 AM 1,673
There may never be enough BUT, Serious Hybridizers, how much space is needed? by goedric Nov 27, 2019 6:52 PM 32
Just wanted to introduce myself by celestialrose Nov 22, 2019 2:10 PM 32
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Fall 2019 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2019 5:14 AM 1,315
August Seedlings by kousa Sep 1, 2019 12:47 PM 207
Bad LA Seller Daylilyparadise by ediblelandscapingsc Aug 19, 2019 8:08 PM 77
Road Trip to Crintonic Gardens by Char Aug 25, 2019 5:47 PM 18
July 2019 Seedlings by flowerpower35 Aug 3, 2019 2:03 PM 477
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Summer 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 23, 2019 4:10 AM 1,706
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Spring 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2019 4:14 AM 1,431
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2018/2019 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2019 4:26 AM 1,242
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

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