Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Frances King') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Mayes-Mk.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2009
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 16-20
Branching: 3-way
Bloom Traits: Edged
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: yellow cream with pink blush and ruffled yellow edge

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
Parentage: Front Porch Swing x Lake Effect

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
September 2019 Daylily Blooms by Charlemagne Oct 4, 2019 7:15 AM 436
My layout plan for new rectangular bed, what do you think? by lovegrillin Feb 16, 2018 5:50 PM 11
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645
Help me choose? by Amazindirt May 30, 2017 6:07 PM 20
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
Fourth Daylily of the Day Poll ..... by beckygardener Aug 1, 2016 9:09 AM 60
What are you adding for 2016? by JWWC Oct 19, 2016 8:42 PM 676
Dying Daylilies by Seedfork Feb 8, 2014 6:51 PM 32
ATP Series: The Daylilies of Enman R. Joiner, Sr. by Char May 24, 2019 5:21 PM 19
Did you have a gardening mentor? by bluegrassmom Nov 27, 2013 10:27 AM 63
2013 Fall trades Aug 26 thru Sept 8 by JWWC Sep 10, 2013 4:56 PM 16

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