Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Betty Davis') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Rupe
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1972
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 24 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: purple 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
Parentage: Gold Tag x Color Letter
Child plants: one child plant

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
July 2020 blooms by Jillz Sep 13, 2020 1:49 PM 603
New for 2019 bloom season, what's on your list? by floota Aug 24, 2019 7:58 AM 1,085
Cristated or "bearded" Daylily in cooler climates for hybridizing- I'm in 5A WI by Cpschult Mar 17, 2019 12:25 PM 86
What are you ordering for 2018? by Betja Sep 4, 2018 9:02 AM 1,021
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
5th Daylily of the Day POLL (Closed) by beckygardener Nov 12, 2016 6:34 PM 31
The Southern Hemisphere bursts into bloom. by Gleni Aug 25, 2017 8:03 PM 1,026
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758
What are you adding for 2016? by JWWC Oct 19, 2016 8:42 PM 676
May Seedling Blooms by jon Jun 1, 2015 8:22 AM 181
Introducing myself by Dennis616 May 16, 2015 6:46 AM 141
What was your favorite Pink in 2014 by Tree_climber Feb 25, 2018 7:33 PM 65
Davisson 2015 introductions by daylilydreams Jan 23, 2015 7:07 PM 11
Davisson 2014 Intros by dormantsrule Nov 22, 2013 5:04 AM 13
Judy Davisson Order Arrived Today by Avedon Sep 27, 2012 5:38 PM 9
Mellow Yellows & Bold Golds by chalyse Sep 8, 2012 3:31 PM 21
August 2012 Blooms by nh4me Sep 1, 2012 7:56 AM 96
Davisson daylilies by daylilydreams Nov 15, 2013 8:30 PM 59
Casshigh's 2012 Spring Arrivals by Casshigh Mar 30, 2012 5:54 PM 23
Seed crosses you are planting this Spring by bluegrassmom Mar 10, 2012 12:48 AM 25

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