PlantsDaylilies→Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Big Kell')

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Yancey-Harrison
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1972
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 32 inches
Bloom size: 7.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: lemon yellow self 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
Fragrant
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
First Plants of the Season Arrived by Pat236 Aug 21, 2020 6:51 AM 237
Go south of the equator young daylily. by Gleni Feb 13, 2020 7:38 AM 544
Where do you buy your Daylilies..... by Paul2032 Nov 4, 2020 7:04 PM 58
The sun does not set on daylilies by Gleni May 8, 2019 6:25 AM 544
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2018 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2018 4:04 AM 1,088
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2017 - 2018 (Closed) by Char Mar 20, 2018 4:02 AM 1,270
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2017 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2017 5:45 AM 1,098
Daylilies of the Antipodes by Gleni Jul 26, 2018 12:19 PM 816
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2017 (Closed) by Char Sep 23, 2017 5:18 AM 975
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2017 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2017 1:29 PM 1,015
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2016 - 2017 (closed) by Char Mar 20, 2017 5:05 AM 1,012
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2016 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2016 6:35 AM 881
The Southern Hemisphere bursts into bloom. by Gleni Aug 25, 2017 8:03 PM 1,026
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2016 (Closed) by Char Sep 22, 2016 5:19 AM 855
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2016 (Closed) by Char Jun 21, 2016 4:39 AM 1,055
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2015/2016 (Closed) by Char Mar 20, 2016 5:37 AM 893
Weather in your garden ~ Fall 2015 (closed) by Char Dec 21, 2015 6:14 AM 944
What new Daylily cultivars did you add this year. by kssmith Aug 20, 2015 8:31 AM 72
Weather in your garden ~ Summer 2015 (Closed) by Char Sep 23, 2015 5:40 AM 1,325
Weather in your garden~Spring 2015 (Closed) by Sharon Jun 21, 2015 5:55 AM 1,388

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