Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Little Rainbow') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Reckamp
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1963
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 24 inches
Bloom size: 2 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: melon pink, cream, yellow and orchid polychrome with orange throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 1973
Honorable Mention: 1970
ATG: 1967

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
Child plants: 19 child plants

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Plant of the Day for January 24, 2016.

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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2012-07-14
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Location: 2015 AHS National Convention AtlantaDate: 2015-06-12
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Location: Putnam County IndianaDate: 2011-06-26
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Location: Garden of eScapes Bellevue KYDate: 2017-06-18
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Date: 2008-06-16Posted with permission and photographed by Marifrances Hiltz http
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Date: 1999-07-01Image courtesy of Archway Daylily Gardens Used with permission
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Date: 2010-03-27Courtesy of The Gardens of Sunshine Hollow Used with Permission
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
How Could This Have Happened??!! by Legalily Apr 20, 2019 5:56 PM 318
Dormants have started growing! by DancingGenes Jan 10, 2019 4:16 PM 43
September 2018 blooms by profesora Oct 2, 2018 6:44 PM 271
New for 2019 bloom season, what's on your list? by floota Apr 25, 2019 7:32 PM 715
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
July 2018 Seedlings by kousa Aug 4, 2018 4:01 PM 350
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
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2018 (Closed) by Char Sep 25, 2018 5:06 AM 1,115
June 2018 Seedlings by GaNinFl Jul 1, 2018 5:10 PM 207
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
May 2018 Blooms by beckygardener Jun 5, 2018 11:10 PM 380
May 2018 Seedling Blooms by beckygardener Jun 3, 2018 6:59 AM 265
Wish I could get these little ones! by Scatterbrain Jun 22, 2018 8:51 PM 39
What was your favorite daylilies in 2017? by bluegrassmom Feb 14, 2018 7:48 AM 89
What Were Your Top Ten Daylilies for 2017? by Char Jan 6, 2018 8:27 PM 59
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2017 - 2018 (Closed) by Char Mar 20, 2018 4:02 AM 1,270
Cristated or "bearded" Daylily in cooler climates for hybridizing- I'm in 5A WI by Cpschult Mar 17, 2019 12:25 PM 86
Show me your little ones! by Scatterbrain Dec 19, 2017 7:15 AM 105
Advice needed quickly, please! by Scatterbrain Oct 26, 2017 10:47 AM 16

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