Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Great Bear') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Maxwell-T.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1972
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 28 inches
Bloom size: 7 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: red self with yellow 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

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Where do you buy your Daylilies..... by Paul2032 Aug 26, 2019 10:55 AM 42
Name This Daylily 2018 #2 by spunky1 Jul 15, 2018 12:44 PM 45
May 2018 Blooms by beckygardener Jun 5, 2018 11:10 PM 380
Robert Faulkner Daylilies by Maryl Aug 19, 2018 7:55 PM 59
Cristated or "bearded" Daylily in cooler climates for hybridizing- I'm in 5A WI by Cpschult Mar 17, 2019 12:25 PM 86
What are you ordering for 2018? by Betja Sep 4, 2018 9:02 AM 1,021
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2017 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2017 5:45 AM 1,098
Daylilies of the Antipodes by Gleni Jul 26, 2018 12:19 PM 816
August 2017 Blooms by kousa Sep 1, 2017 5:19 PM 325
July 2017 Seedlings by kidfishing Nov 13, 2017 6:57 PM 206
I think I fried my little seedlings...please help! by amberjewel May 17, 2017 7:10 AM 3
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2017 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2017 1:29 PM 1,015
John Kulpa 2017 introductions by TreeClimber Feb 17, 2017 7:51 AM 3
Daylily variety for a newbie? by Jai_Ganesha Mar 1, 2017 8:55 AM 34
Hard To Do... But Out They Went by blue23rose Apr 29, 2017 7:11 PM 60
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758
May blooms 2016 by scflowers Jun 1, 2016 4:32 PM 380
Daylilies - hybridizing by Carpediemlilies Apr 20, 2016 7:45 AM 3
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2016 (Closed) by Char Jun 21, 2016 4:39 AM 1,055

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