Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Beautiful Edgings') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Copenhaver
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1989
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 7 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Bud Builder
Diurnal
Rust Resistance: Shows Resistance
Rust Resistance Decimal Score: 1.4
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Edged
Edge No Eye
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: cream edged rose with green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 2002
Honorable Mention: 1999
LAA: 2006
PC: 2002

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Best of Friends x sdlg
Child plants: 56 child plants

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'Beautiful Edgings' was a featured
Plant of the Day for November 15, 2015.

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Location: Vaughan, ON, Canada (Zone 5b)Date: 2013-07-18
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Location: Beautiful Tennessee Date: summer 2013pretty flower
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Location: Beautiful Tennessee Date: summer 2013a realy beautiful daylilly
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Location: My garden, North Central IdahoDate: June 23, 2015
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Location: Vaughan, ON, Canada (Zone 5b)Date: 2010-07-10
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Date: 2010-02-24Image courtesy of Charlotte's Daylily Diary. Used with permission
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Date: 2013-09-21
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Date: 2010-07-20
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Location: Bronx NYDate: July 12, 2015Full shade.
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Location: Peterborough, ON, CanadaDate: 2015-07-14
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Date: 2002-08-19Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2012-07-14
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Location: Garden of eScapes Bellevue KYDate: 2015-07-16
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2011-07-26
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2010-08-09
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Location: Bronx NYDate: July 2014FFE
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Location: Garden of eScapes Bellevue KYDate: 2015-07-16
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Location: Macleay Island, Queensland, AustraliaDate: 2014-12-03
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Location: Beautiful Tennessee, my gardenDate: June 13, 20178 am color
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Location: My garden in Warrenville, SCDate: 2017-06-04
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Location: Ditchlily's GardenDate: 2011-07-15Beautiful Edgings
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Location: My garden in northeast TexasDate: 2012-08-21
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Location: My garden in northeast TexasDate: 2012-08-21
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Location: Northern California Zone 9bDate: 2014-06-17Beautiful Edging scape (foreground)
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Location: Saratoga Springs NYDate: 2014-07-13Beautiful Edgings
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Location: Garden of eScapes Bellevue KYDate: 2015-07-16
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Location: Enterprise, Al. 36330Date: 2016-07-29This is a bud builder, as you can see in the photo
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Location: Dayton, OhioDate: 2017-06-27First blooms!
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Location: Northern Illinois (Zone 5a)Date: 2017-07-06Probably don't need another pic of this, but the edges are a litt
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2011-07-23
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Location: Macleay Island, Queensland, Australia
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Location: Dayton, OhioDate: 2018-06-25
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Posted by Avedon (NE Tex - Zone 8a) on Aug 23, 2012 10:27 AM

Brand new to us this year, and it has never missed a beat. This is a truly fabulous daylily. It is a definite bud builder here with 45 buds on one scape and this is in August. Sure hope it continues to delight and surprise us with so many beautiful flowers.

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Posted by Marilyn (Northern KY - Zone 6a) on Dec 16, 2011 6:18 PM

I used to grow 'Beautiful Edgings' in my garden for years. It's a beautiful flower, but it grew and clumped very fast for me. As I'd divide it some, it would grow more fans in no time to fill in the space I took away. It made a large clump for me. Maybe I had it in soil that was nice and loose and well draining and that just made it want to grow fast.

When I had to get rid of most of my Daylilies of around 400 or more, that one went too.

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Posted by nutsfordaylily (Mesa, AZ - Zone 9b) on Oct 8, 2012 10:17 AM

Gorgeous blooms on this plant. Hardy, but not very vigorous for me here in my zone 6b Massachusetts garden.

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Posted by Joy (Kalama, Wa. - Zone 8b) on Jul 14, 2013 11:30 PM

I've grown Beautiful Edgings for 4 or 5 years now and have yet to see much color around the edges. It must need a warmer climate for that?

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Posted by mystlw (Ohio - Zone 6a) on Aug 21, 2018 7:52 PM

This daylily is truly beautiful. I've had it for two years now, and while it doesn't multiply quickly, it really stood out this year. After a winter of several sub-zero periods, and during a summer of multiple heatwaves, most of my cultivars developed shorter scapes and fewer flowers. This was the one exception! The scapes grew to about 4 ft., and it bloomed for weeks.
I don't know why it did so amazingly well while the others around it struggled, but it was the best part of this less-than-stellar season.

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Plant Events from our members
beckygardener On October 27, 2016 Obtained plant
Received a compact clump of 14 fans from Natalie which were transplanted into a raised bed the following day. (NOTE: This is a second planting of Beautiful Edgings which is located in a different raised bed.)
beckygardener On October 4, 2015 Transplanted
Planted in raised bed.
Oct. 28, 2016 - A year later, this plant has increased to another fan and an emerging small fan.
beckygardener On July 30, 2015 Obtained plant
Received 3 fans from Miss Becky's Lily Farm. Potted up.
flaflwrgrl On April 2, 2015 Miscellaneous Event
Weeded, alfalfa pellets, mulched, corn gluten pre-emergent.
flaflwrgrl On July 13, 2014 Maintenance performed
Fed alfalfa.
flaflwrgrl On May 15, 2014 Obtained plant
Planted 5/16/14. From Debra. 1 fan bare root.
Meredith79 On June 30, 2015 Miscellaneous Event
I have had this daylily for a few years. It always seems like it is about to die out in spring. Then a couple fans barely grow. I haven't had more than one or two blooms since I have had it. Last year I didn't even get one. I looked up the hybridizer and they are from LA, http://www.ahsregion13.org/his... so maybe this is why. It is weird that I bought it at a local nursery because they usually try to offer ones that are known to do well in our area.
Seedfork On April 24, 2018 Miscellaneous Event
First scape on this plant this year.
Seedfork On October 13, 2017 Maintenance performed
Clump moved and raised.
Seedfork On September 15, 2017 Miscellaneous Event
Last bloom for this season
Seedfork On April 16, 2017 Miscellaneous Event
First scape on this plant for the season.
Seedfork On April 18, 2016 Miscellaneous Event
Observed first scape
Seedfork On July 7, 2015 Obtained plant
Purchased from Peace On Earth Gardens
ShakespearesGarden On March 5, 2017 Plant emerged
8-9 fans in clump. Planted from similar sized clump in the fall (7-8) fans.
amberjewel On May 13, 2017 Obtained plant
Small clump acquired from Lake Country Daylilies, planted May 2017
KJMarionGallant On July 25, 2018 Obtained plant
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jun 15, 2019 11:22 PM 266
Clump Shots 2019 by Seedfork Jun 15, 2019 8:47 PM 138
First Scape Of 2019 by Avedon Jun 14, 2019 6:27 PM 65
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2017 2018 seedlings by dixiebelle426 Apr 2, 2019 8:31 PM 26
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Favorite daylily pics to help us thru winter by bluegrassmom Mar 12, 2019 6:34 AM 329
The sun does not set on daylilies by Gleni May 8, 2019 6:25 AM 544
September 2018 blooms by profesora Oct 2, 2018 6:44 PM 271
A newbie asks: Fancy, hardy, rust resistant, and CHEAP--does it exist? by FullyWashable Sep 10, 2018 5:26 PM 18
New for 2019 bloom season, what's on your list? by floota Jun 13, 2019 6:53 PM 1,050
Can't set pods thread...suggestions for success by Seedfork Aug 14, 2018 12:07 AM 85
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
Hem Doctor help needed by Charlemagne Jul 13, 2018 8:00 AM 26
July 2018 Seedlings by kousa Aug 4, 2018 4:01 PM 350
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Poly blooms and oddities by ShakespearesGarden Jun 12, 2019 7:04 PM 239
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
Daylily Clump Shots 2018 by Hazelcrestmikeb Oct 4, 2018 1:36 PM 198
May 2018 Blooms by beckygardener Jun 5, 2018 11:10 PM 380

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