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

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Gossard
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2013
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 32 inches
Bloom size: 9 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Early Morning Opener (EMO)
Bud Count: 16-20
Branching: 3-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Unusual Form - Cascade
Color description: mauve purple with a multiple colored rainbow eye zone and very green throat

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Diploid
Parentage: (Starman's Quest x Kaleidoscope Effect) x (Blue Oasis)
Child plants: 2 child plants

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By LarryR on February 27, 2014

About three months ago, I began an odyssey that took me to places that, in my life long journey as a gardener, I never would have imagined. It all began with a daylily seedling.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
August 2020 Blooms by Charlemagne Sep 13, 2020 8:56 AM 392
Your best Gossard plants? by bluegrassmom Sep 17, 2020 12:02 AM 57
July seedlings by profesora Aug 5, 2020 6:01 PM 371
July 2020 blooms by Jillz Sep 13, 2020 1:49 PM 603
June 2020 Blooms by Avedon Jul 11, 2020 7:46 PM 569
Clumps, Mini-Clumps, Multiples Anybody? by Avedon Sep 7, 2020 12:45 PM 217
May 2020 Blooms by Betja Jun 3, 2020 10:35 PM 384
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
What Happens on the LA... by josieskid Feb 28, 2020 9:53 AM 881
Best Pod and Pollen Parents of 2019 by shive1 Oct 28, 2019 6:05 PM 22
August 2019 Daylily Blooms by Hazelcrestmikeb Sep 4, 2019 7:37 AM 489
July 2019 Seedlings by flowerpower35 Aug 3, 2019 2:03 PM 477
July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
June 2019 Seedlings by beckygardener Jul 2, 2019 4:45 AM 440
Clump Shots 2019 by Seedfork Feb 17, 2020 9:52 AM 578
New for 2019 bloom season, what's on your list? by floota Aug 24, 2019 7:58 AM 1,085
July 2018 Seedlings by kousa Aug 4, 2018 4:01 PM 350
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525

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