Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Sun Bear') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Gossard
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2005
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 36 inches
Bloom size: 6.25 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bud Count: 16-20
Branching: 3-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Edged
Toothed or Fringed Edge
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: rose plum with dark plum eye and white tooth edge above green throat

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Awesome Blossom x Heavenly Beginnings
Child plants: 17 child plants

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Larry's ObsessionLarry's Obsession
By LarryR on February 27, 2014

About three months ago, I began an odyssey that took me to places that, in my life long journey as a gardener, I never would have imagined. It all began with a daylily seedling.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Planning a Daylily Corner in the Garden by ElPolloDiablo Sep 3, 2020 10:34 PM 10
Tall Daylily Blooms and Clumps, 2020 by frankrichards16 Sep 18, 2020 3:39 PM 28
July seedlings by profesora Aug 5, 2020 6:01 PM 371
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
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2019/2020 (Closed) by Char Mar 20, 2020 4:23 AM 1,082
Go south of the equator young daylily. by Gleni Feb 13, 2020 7:38 AM 544
August Seedlings by kousa Sep 1, 2019 12:47 PM 207
July 2019 Seedlings by flowerpower35 Aug 3, 2019 2:03 PM 477
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
June 2019 Seedlings by beckygardener Jul 2, 2019 4:45 AM 440
How long is a long cross? by ShakespearesGarden May 31, 2019 9:53 AM 4
Clump Shots 2019 by Seedfork Feb 17, 2020 9:52 AM 578
Daylily ID by Hamwild Apr 21, 2019 3:59 PM 23
2017 2018 seedlings by dixiebelle426 Apr 2, 2019 8:31 PM 26
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2018/2019 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2019 4:26 AM 1,242
Favorite daylily pics to help us thru winter by bluegrassmom Mar 5, 2020 8:32 PM 915
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 Aug 24, 2019 7:58 AM 1,085

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