Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Bitsy') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Warner
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1963
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 18 inches
Bloom size: 1.5 inches
Bloom time: Extra early
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Nocturnal
Rust Resistance: Shows Resistance
Rust Resistance Decimal Score: 1.0
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: lemon yellow self with green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 1969
Honorable Mention: 1966
JC: 1962
DFM: 1968

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
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Pinocchio x Sooner Gold
Child plants: 58 child plants

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'Bitsy' was a featured
Plant of the Day for November 25, 2016.

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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar BCDate: 2015-07-15 11:50 am. First year of flowering, July 15th.
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Location: BX Creek Daylilies, Vernon, BC.Photo by Gail Morgan of BX Creek Daylilies. Used with permission.
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Location: University City, Missouri, zone 6Date: Summer 2010Reblooms into December in zone 6
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar BCDate: 2015-10-16 1:03 pm. Three months later, Sept.16th, this rebloom came. Unusu
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Location: La Crescenta, CADate: 2017-07-01
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Image courtesy of Archway Daylily Gardens Used with permission
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Date: 2006-06-01Photo Courtesy of Manatawny Creek Farm Used With Permission
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Photo Courtesy of E and B Farm Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Garfield Gardens Used with Permission
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Date: 2004-07-08Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Funderburk Daylilies. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Crossview Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Earlybird Daylilies. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Garden Perennials. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Floral and Hardy Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of QB Daylily Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Location: WashingtonDate: 2016-05-16
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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August 2020 Blooms by Charlemagne Aug 12, 2020 5:59 AM 134
July 2020 blooms by Jillz Aug 7, 2020 9:45 PM 602
Most prolific? by Tigertail Jun 18, 2020 11:26 AM 11
June 2020 Blooms by Avedon Jul 11, 2020 7:46 PM 569
Clumps, Mini-Clumps, Multiples Anybody? by Avedon Aug 12, 2020 6:16 AM 191
May 2020 Blooms by Betja Jun 3, 2020 10:35 PM 384
Three is not a crowd! by frankrichards16 Aug 10, 2020 5:19 AM 186
Better Daylily Photo Ideas by MrKGDickie Apr 2, 2020 11:17 AM 59
EveryDaylily® Series of daylilies by admmad Jun 22, 2020 8:08 AM 54
Parentage Chat - Seedling, Unknown or Registered by JamesT Feb 14, 2020 11:48 AM 146
How Important Is High Bud Count to You? by kousa Jan 27, 2020 9:10 PM 51
October 2019 blooms by profesora Apr 12, 2020 1:06 PM 257
First Flower Open dates (FFO) by admmad Sep 9, 2019 12:17 PM 11
September 2019 Daylily Blooms by Charlemagne Mar 25, 2020 10:30 AM 443
August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
When do daylilies start to bloom in zone 4B? by caitlinsgarden Jun 13, 2019 2:41 PM 13
Clump Shots 2019 by Seedfork Feb 17, 2020 9:52 AM 578
May 2019 blooms by Diggerofdirt Jun 1, 2019 10:15 PM 372
What is on your Popularity Poll ? by bluegrassmom Apr 21, 2019 10:30 AM 9

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