Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Big Ben') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Connell
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1953
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 40 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: YM1: Yellow medium self

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
Child plants: one child plant

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
My seedlings of 2020 by celestialrose Jan 18, 2021 11:31 AM 49
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Fall 2020 (CLOSED) by Char Dec 21, 2020 5:38 AM 1,173
Michael Bennett or Jamie Dockery? by MrsMud Jan 4, 2021 7:46 PM 20
July seedlings by profesora Sep 20, 2020 9:03 AM 372
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2020 (Closed) by Char Sep 22, 2020 4:38 AM 1,725
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Summer 2020 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 22, 2020 4:26 AM 1,271
June 2020 Blooms by Avedon Jul 11, 2020 7:46 PM 569
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2020 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 20, 2020 4:38 AM 1,765
Daylily buying during the Coronapocalypse... by mystlw Mar 25, 2020 1:26 PM 11
Daylily Divider by SueVT May 1, 2020 3:13 PM 45
Who is getting eager to start germination? Me, me, me... by petruske Mar 28, 2020 7:14 AM 95
Parentage Chat - Seedling, Unknown or Registered by JamesT Feb 14, 2020 11:48 AM 146
Frank "Bud" Bennett intros by Bedmaker Oct 15, 2019 9:37 PM 17
Go south of the equator young daylily. by Gleni Feb 13, 2020 7:38 AM 544
2020 Bloom Season What is on your List? by DaylilyDazzled Oct 9, 2020 7:14 PM 1,084
Project Daylillie Hill by Dirtworker Aug 23, 2019 10:09 PM 8
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 23, 2019 4:22 AM 1,216
What is on your Popularity Poll ? by bluegrassmom Apr 21, 2019 10:30 AM 9
September 2018 blooms by profesora Oct 2, 2018 6:44 PM 271
New for 2019 bloom season, what's on your list? by floota Aug 24, 2019 7:58 AM 1,085

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