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

 11:50 am. First year of flowering, July 15th.

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

Photo gallery:
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
By JulieB
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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
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
When do daylilies start to bloom in zone 4B? by caitlinsgarden Jun 13, 2019 2:41 PM 13
Clump Shots 2019 by Seedfork Jun 23, 2019 7:03 PM 158
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
How good are you at expanding your bloom season? by lovegrillin Apr 5, 2019 4:07 PM 33
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2019 4:24 AM 1,145
How Could This Have Happened??!! by Legalily Apr 20, 2019 5:56 PM 318
October 2018 blooms by profesora Oct 29, 2018 8:04 AM 84
September 2018 blooms by profesora Oct 2, 2018 6:44 PM 271
New for 2019 bloom season, what's on your list? by floota Jun 22, 2019 7:17 AM 1,053
Late Flowering Daylily Bloom Times in 2018, Zone 7 by Scapehunter Aug 18, 2018 8:09 AM 4
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Name This Daylily 2018 #2 by spunky1 Jul 15, 2018 12:44 PM 45
June blooms by bluegrassmom Jun 28, 2018 4:37 PM 4
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2018 (Closed) by Char Sep 25, 2018 5:06 AM 1,115
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
I have SCAPES!!!! Zone 5B by mom2cjemma Jun 4, 2018 6:40 AM 32
brighten your day with Yellows! by deangreen Dec 25, 2017 11:49 AM 23

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