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

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Carter-M.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2002
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 28 inches
Bloom size: 6.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 16-20
Branching: 3-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: yellow gold self 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 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
Parentage: Jule Carter x Larry Grace
Child plants: one child plant

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jun 24, 2019 3:34 PM 465
Spartacus Adorned has something strange by cybersix Jul 18, 2018 5:45 AM 2
Top picks you want to add to your daylily garden by bluegrassmom Jul 31, 2018 11:19 AM 31
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2018 (Closed) by Char Sep 25, 2018 5:06 AM 1,115
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2017 - 2018 (Closed) by Char Mar 20, 2018 4:02 AM 1,270
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2017 (Closed) by Char Sep 23, 2017 5:18 AM 975
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645
Deer Decimate 31 Daylilies Overnight by shive1 Jun 23, 2017 5:31 AM 86
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2017 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2017 1:29 PM 1,015
Let's talk about the color "green" by TreeClimber Jan 13, 2017 1:19 PM 75
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
The Southern Hemisphere bursts into bloom. by Gleni Aug 25, 2017 8:03 PM 1,026
August Blooms 2016 by mantisOH Sep 1, 2016 11:03 PM 303
Fourth Daylily of the Day Poll ..... by beckygardener Aug 1, 2016 9:09 AM 60
Looking for late blooming daylilies to extend the bloom season. Any ideas? by Cynthia59P Oct 13, 2018 6:19 AM 173
Re-bloom Cultivars by beckygardener Oct 27, 2016 5:59 PM 595
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2016 (Closed) by Char Sep 22, 2016 5:19 AM 855
New to daylillies; help please by NikkiHays Jun 7, 2017 5:41 AM 43
I miss my babies!!! by amberjewel Jun 23, 2016 6:52 AM 15
Scapes Coming Up Now by Avedon Apr 29, 2016 8:25 PM 15

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