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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Herrington-T.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2005
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 25 inches
Bloom size: 4 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 26-30
Branching: 7-way
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: green lavender with purple eye above huge green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 2017
Honorable Mention: 2012
ATG: 2014

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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Diploid
Parentage: Dixieland Five x sdlg
Child plants: 9 child plants

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'Green Rainbow' was a featured
Plant of the Day for September 26, 2017.

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Location: Shady Rest Gardens Cartersville, Ga.Date: 2010-07-02
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Location: My garden, Baltimore MDDate: 2018-06-27
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Location: southern KYDate: 6/08/19
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Location: southern KYDate: 2018-07-03
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Location: all photos from my gardensDate: 2019-05-18
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Location: Taken in my gardenDate: 2011-06-16
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Location: southern KYDate: June 1
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Location: southern KYDate: 2005-01-02
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Location: all photos from my gardensDate: 2020-05-19
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Date: 2009-08-18Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Date: 2012-05-16Courtesy of Peace on Earth Gardens Used with permission
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Date: 2011-02-07Courtesy of Shaw's Sunshine Gardens
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Comments:
Posted by Newyorkrita (North Shore, Long Island, NY ) on Sep 8, 2013 3:26 PM

Green Rainbow has a smaller flower, but it packs a big punch. The coloring and pattern are so unusual. There is nothing else like it., at least not in my garden!

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Discussion of Dayliy Color, Terms & Definitions by Seedfork Feb 25, 2021 4:55 PM 59
2021 Bloom Season - What's on your list? by Legalily Mar 1, 2021 2:40 PM 128
August 2020 Blooms by Charlemagne Sep 13, 2020 8:56 AM 392
July 2020 blooms by Jillz Sep 13, 2020 1:49 PM 603
June 2020 seedlings by SunriseSide Jul 2, 2020 9:18 AM 293
June 2020 Blooms by Avedon Jul 11, 2020 7:46 PM 569
Clumps, Mini-Clumps, Multiples Anybody? by Avedon Sep 26, 2020 6:11 PM 236
May 2020 Blooms by Betja Jun 3, 2020 10:35 PM 384
May 2020 Seedlings by spunky1 Jun 22, 2020 11:56 AM 217
So long, farewell my little friends by mom2cjemma Apr 26, 2020 7:28 PM 35
Pat Guidry Daylily Clearance Sale by Seedfork May 15, 2020 7:06 PM 44
15th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Jan 12, 2020 10:26 PM 21
2020 Bloom Season What is on your List? by DaylilyDazzled Oct 9, 2020 7:14 PM 1,084
August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
May 2019 blooms by Diggerofdirt Jun 1, 2019 10:15 PM 372
May 2019 seedlings by spunky1 Jun 1, 2019 7:11 PM 180
name this daylily 2019 #1 by spunky1 Apr 27, 2019 11:30 AM 57
How good are you at expanding your bloom season? by lovegrillin Feb 27, 2020 3:24 PM 40

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