Daylily (Hemerocallis 'America the Beautiful') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Stamile
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2005
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 22 inches
Bloom size: 7 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bud Count: 21-25
Branching: 4-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Watermark
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: rose pink with citron watermark above citron green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2010

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: (Big Sur x By Design) x Song Writer
Child plants: 9 child plants

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'America the Beautiful' was a featured
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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June 2019 Seedlings by beckygardener Jun 16, 2019 9:43 AM 255
What is on your Popularity Poll ? by bluegrassmom Apr 21, 2019 10:30 AM 9
How Could This Have Happened??!! by Legalily Apr 20, 2019 5:56 PM 318
Favorite daylily pics to help us thru winter by bluegrassmom Mar 12, 2019 6:34 AM 329
The sun does not set on daylilies by Gleni May 8, 2019 6:25 AM 544
New for 2019 bloom season, what's on your list? by floota Jun 13, 2019 6:53 PM 1,050
Can't set pods thread...suggestions for success by Seedfork Aug 14, 2018 12:07 AM 85
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
ID For Simon Daylilies by lkas0127 Jun 24, 2018 3:12 PM 40
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
April 2018 Blooms by Seedfork May 12, 2018 6:17 AM 153
Feeling kind of edgy by Maryl May 5, 2019 11:22 AM 63
Karol Emmerich’s Springwood Gardens by LarryR Jun 13, 2018 11:34 PM 37
Daylilies of the Antipodes by Gleni Jul 26, 2018 12:19 PM 816
August 2017 Blooms by kousa Sep 1, 2017 5:19 PM 325
Which is your favourite small/mini purple? by Scatterbrain Mar 12, 2018 10:53 AM 143
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
Rebloom, delayed bloom and quirks by needrain Oct 6, 2017 9:44 PM 79
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645

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