Daylilies forum→Plant or Punt?

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Name: Nancy
Downers Grove, IL (Zone 5b)
Aug 24, 2021 6:22 PM CST
Does a daylily root/tuber have to be attached to some part of the crown in order to survive and establish a new plant? This good-sized tuber broke off a very recently dug plant and before I go to any effort to get it to become a new plant I'd like some advice as to the possibility of success. I plan to put it in a pot, not directly in ground right now.
Thanks, Nancy.
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Name: Sue
Ontario, Canada (Zone 4b)
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Aug 24, 2021 6:31 PM CST
Yes it would need to have at least a piece of crown attached to grow into a new plant.
Name: Nancy
Downers Grove, IL (Zone 5b)
Aug 24, 2021 9:10 PM CST
Thank you, Sue.

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