Daylily (Hemerocallis 'I'm a King Bee') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Bachman
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2009
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 48 inches
Bloom size: 9 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bud Count: 26-30
Branching: 3-way
Fertility: Pollen Fertile
Fertility notes: Good pollen but very reluctant pod set.
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Unusual Form
Unusual Form - Cascade
Color description: burnt red self above huge gold 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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Klaatu Barada Nikto x Thin Man

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Posted by Marilyn (Kentucky - Zone 6a) on Oct 5, 2011 10:03 PM

In the parentage of this Daylily, Dan Bachman used one of his previous introductions, 'Klaatu Barada Nikto'.

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