Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Abel') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Unger
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1968
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 28 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: a blend of pink orchid and lavender over cream

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
Parentage: (Beautiful Lady x Lavender Parade) x Lavender Flight
Child plants: 2 child plants

Daylilies:  Places To Buy and SellDaylilies: Places To Buy and Sell
October 12, 2012

You've done your homework. You have been to a local American Hemerocallis Society Daylily Show and visited a few AHS Display Gardens. You made a list of several daylilies that you would like to add to your garden. Now, how to find them? There are many, many options.

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Why are my flower stalks brown and dead? by Channelz28 Nov 9, 2019 10:36 AM 10
Observations of Dormancy by admmad Nov 7, 2019 1:39 PM 27
Problems with making crosses with your conversions? by bobjax Nov 5, 2019 6:36 PM 18
Ordering Questions by Zazinnia Oct 7, 2019 8:50 AM 10
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Can anyone id my NOID? by cinvasko Sep 22, 2019 6:34 AM 3
Go south of the equator young daylily. by Gleni Nov 15, 2019 6:34 AM 269
Best Pod and Pollen Parents of 2019 by shive1 Oct 28, 2019 6:05 PM 22
White Spots on My Daylilies - What is it??? by ljb5966 Sep 14, 2019 6:58 AM 21
Daylilies and earworms... by mystlw Sep 18, 2019 3:17 PM 15
Show us your PODS by petruske Oct 25, 2019 10:54 AM 45
The Keeper Bed by josieskid Oct 18, 2019 6:05 AM 36
Auction Bids Going Over $1,000 !!! by Betja Oct 6, 2019 1:47 PM 248
September 2019 Daylily Blooms by Charlemagne Oct 4, 2019 7:15 AM 436
How important is it to you, that you know the parents of a daylily? by bluegrassmom Sep 21, 2019 6:17 AM 30
Keeping fall-shipped single fans alive through winter... by mystlw Sep 13, 2019 3:00 PM 8
Labels in the daylily garden....... by Paul2032 Aug 19, 2019 4:46 AM 3
My daylily order from Schrieners....... by Paul2032 Aug 18, 2019 10:39 AM 6
What do you think? by Sheridragonfly Aug 17, 2019 3:38 PM 8

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