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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Munson-R.W.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1973
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Rust Resistance: Shows Susceptibility
Rust Resistance Decimal Score: 4.0
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: violet purple self with yellow throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 1979
Honorable Mention: 1976
JC: 1974
LAA: 1989

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: Tetraploid
Parentage: Knave x Chicago Royal
Child plants: 30 child plants

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'Russian Rhapsody' was a featured
Plant of the Day for November 9, 2015.

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Location: Stoneham MADate: July 27, 2021
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Location: Stoneham MADate: 2020-07-06This was the flower that started Daylily Obsession about 20 years
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.Date: 2013-07-05 12:03 pm.  An older variety, but look closely at the fine line o
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Location: my gardenDate: 2015-07-04
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar BCDate: 2015-06-24 3:35 pm.  A very comfortable old favourite.
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Location: AZ
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.Date: 2013-07-06 8:22 pm.  Colours soften at the end of day.
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Date: 2008-06-28Posted with permission and photographed by Jim Healey http://www.
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Location: BX Creek Daylilies, Vernon, BC.Photo by Gail Morgan of BX Creek Daylilies. Used with permission.
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Date: 2012-06-11Courtesy of Peace on Earth Gardens Used with permission
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Location: Topeka, KansasDate: Summer 2018Russian Rhapsody
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Location: GeorgiaDate: 23 June 2018Hemerocallis 'Russian Rhapsody' with unusual blue/silver coloring
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Location: Montgomery, Alabama Date: May 2021Russian Rhapsody
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Date: 1999-07-01Image courtesy of Archway Daylily Gardens Used with permission
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Date: 2006-07-04   Photo Courtesy of Manatawny Creek Farm Used With Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Alcovy Daylily Farm. Used with Permission.
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Image courtesy of Johnson Daylily Gardens Used with permission
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Photo Courtesy of May's Acres Daylilies. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Nottawasaga Daylilies. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Cheryl's Daylilies. Used with Permission
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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2014-07-03
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Daylilies 2021 your last bloom by KYgal Nov 25, 2021 6:33 PM 113
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Go south of the equator young daylily. by Gleni Feb 13, 2020 7:38 AM 544
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Name of daylily please by Levanrogers Jul 15, 2017 11:42 AM 6
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
The Southern Hemisphere bursts into bloom. by Gleni Aug 25, 2017 8:03 PM 1,026
Purple daylily flowers by csandt Jul 18, 2016 11:24 AM 27
What on Earth???? by Mayo62 Jun 19, 2016 12:03 PM 79
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758
Second Daylily of the Day cultivar poll by beckygardener Nov 1, 2015 5:43 AM 42
Southern Hemisphere beauties 2015-16 by Gleni Aug 31, 2016 11:56 AM 838
Daylily Cultivar Poll by beckygardener Oct 18, 2015 7:23 PM 32

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