PlantsDaylilies→Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Busy Liz')

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Yancey-Barber
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1970
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 26 inches
Bloom size: 3.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: pink melon 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 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: Diploid
Parentage: sdlg x Emperors Robe

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Do you fertilize your daylilies now or later in the Fall ? by bluegrassmom Aug 15, 2021 9:37 AM 21
July 2021 Daylily Blooms by Nightlily Sep 4, 2021 10:35 AM 850
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Spring 2021 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2021 5:25 AM 1,475
Hi, I'm new by janwax Dec 13, 2021 12:58 AM 79
May 2020 Blooms by Betja Jun 3, 2020 10:35 PM 384
First Plants of the Season Arrived by Pat236 Aug 21, 2020 6:51 AM 237
Are there daylilies that show aphid resistance? by beckygardener Jan 7, 2020 8:18 PM 14
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
June 2019 Seedlings by beckygardener Jul 2, 2019 4:45 AM 440
aphids by needrain Feb 2, 2019 2:11 PM 22
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2018/2019 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2019 4:35 AM 1,271
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2018 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2018 6:03 AM 850
Poly blooms and oddities by ShakespearesGarden Jun 29, 2021 8:58 AM 763
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
What Did You Do In Your Daylily Garden Today? by bloominholes2fill Jan 13, 2022 8:14 PM 7,367
Warning! Make sure you do a backup of your photos! by beckygardener Jan 24, 2018 10:10 AM 24
Adding more photos to the database by Frillylily Mar 15, 2017 9:12 PM 9
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
seeds from the LA by Mayo62 Nov 1, 2016 8:13 AM 179

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