Daylily (Hemerocallis 'How Beautiful Heaven Must Be') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Carpenter-J.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2002
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 26 inches
Bloom size: 5.75 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 31-35
Branching: 5-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: melon pink blend above green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 2008
Honorable Mention: 2005

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
Parentage: Ed Brown x Larry Grace
Child plants: 36 child plants

Photo courtesy of The Lily Farm. Used with permission.

'How Beautiful Heaven Must Be' was a featured
Plant of the Day for June 9, 2016.

Photo gallery:
Photo courtesy of The Lily Farm. Used with permission.
By Calif_Sue
Give a thumbs up
Image
By floota
Give a thumbs up
Date: 2014-05-25
By jon
Give a thumbs up
Location: Melvindale, Mi 48122Date: Mid season 2011Gorgeous and very show but a slow grower here.
By hemlady
Give a thumbs up
Location: PhoenixDate: 2011-05-26
By lyle627
Give a thumbs up
Location: Home gardenDate: July 2014
By profesora
Give a thumbs up
Location: Shores of Miserva, my homeDate: 2016-06-29
By profesora
Give a thumbs up
Location: Bullard, TexasDate: 2017-05-11
By Antsy
Give a thumbs up
Image
By mistyfog
Give a thumbs up
Location: BX Creek Daylilies, Vernon, BC.Photo by Gail Morgan of BX Creek Daylilies. Used with permission.
By mcash70
Give a thumbs up
Date: 2006-07-23Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
By vic
Give a thumbs up
Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: April 3, 2012
By Betja
Give a thumbs up
Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: 2012-06-04
By Betja
Give a thumbs up
Photo Courtesy of Earlybird Daylilies. Used with Permission.
By Joy
Give a thumbs up
Photo courtesy of Karen Newman, Delano Daylilies
By Calif_Sue
Give a thumbs up
Photo courtesy Maryott's Gardens. Used with permission.
By Calif_Sue
Give a thumbs up
Location: My gardenDate: 2009-07-17
By ML58
Give a thumbs up
Date: 2008-05-17Posted with permission and photographed by Arlene Wierschem http:
By vic
Give a thumbs up
Date: 2010-07-08Photo Courtesy of Lobo Rose and Daylily Gardens Used With Permiss
By vic
Give a thumbs up
Photo Courtesy of Bluegrass Daylily Gardens. Used with Permission
By Joy
Give a thumbs up
Photo courtesy of Karen Newman, Delano Daylilies
By Calif_Sue
Give a thumbs up
Date: 2013-06-30
By Calif_Sue
Give a thumbs up
Location: Jacksonville, TXDate: 2014-05-26
By dave
Give a thumbs up
Date: 2012-03-06Photo Courtesy of Walnut Hill Gardens Used With Permission. Unaut
By vic
Give a thumbs up
Courtesy of Peace on Earth Gardens Used with permission
By vic
Give a thumbs up
Location: Dreamy Daylilies - Chatham-Kent, Ontario   5bDate: 2013-07-19
By Guybo
Give a thumbs up

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Jul 17, 2018 10:05 AM 334
August 2017 Blooms by kousa Sep 1, 2017 5:19 PM 325
Northern Daylily Fans: Which evergreens do well for you? by LarryR Mar 21, 2018 4:07 PM 63
Daylily hybridizers: Show us your top 5 seedlings from last year by LarryR Feb 22, 2017 7:25 PM 145
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
Which daylilies are your best clump performers? by Cynthia59P Sep 16, 2016 6:42 PM 161
July blooms 2016 by Barbalee Aug 6, 2016 7:37 AM 902
Third Daylily of the Day cultivar poll by beckygardener Apr 30, 2016 10:09 PM 23
What daylilies are all of you ordering for 2016? by alwaysbehindMN Dec 20, 2015 11:41 AM 24
I am going to get paid in Daylilys. by kssmith Aug 30, 2015 7:49 AM 40
USDA Zone 5b Favorite Daylilies by Claudia Aug 14, 2015 7:51 AM 5
Wish List... if you could choose 3-5 new ones, what would you add? by bluegrassmom Oct 22, 2015 4:40 AM 160
july 2015 blooms by dormantsrule Aug 2, 2015 5:53 AM 729
Daylily Alphabet .... Show us Your "H's" by Hemlady Aug 17, 2016 4:19 PM 65
July 2014 Blooms by Hemlady Aug 2, 2014 4:58 PM 589
May 2014 Blooms by Betja Jul 12, 2015 3:40 PM 353
blooms that hang by diggit Dec 31, 2013 8:51 PM 49
Faulkner 2014s by JWWC Nov 29, 2013 4:51 PM 27
LA winter bidding and wins... Chat thread by bluegrassmom Feb 9, 2014 7:41 PM 162
August Blooms 2013 by Char Sep 9, 2013 5:55 AM 311

« Add a new plant to the database

» Search the Daylilies Database: by characteristics or by cultivar name

« See the general plant entry for Daylilies (Hemerocallis)

« Visit the Daylilies forum

» Read our note about daylily rust scores

« The Daylilies Database Front Page

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by bootandall and is called "Aphids on swan plant"