Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Russian Easter') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Kirchhoff-D.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1991
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 30 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rebloom
Rust Resistance: Shows Susceptibility
Rust Resistance Decimal Score: 3.5
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Edged
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: yellow with mauve rose edge and mauve rose eyezone above green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 1998
Honorable Mention: 1995

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Mango Coral x Jungle Ballet
Child plants: 29 child plants

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'Russian Easter' was a featured
Plant of the Day for July 17, 2016.

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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2003-06-28
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Comments:
Posted by Newyorkrita (North Shore, Long Island, NY ) on Sep 13, 2013 6:32 PM

I have had Russian Easter for many years now. It blooms faithfully each summer up in the top section of my terraces garden. Pictures don't do this flower justice. It is so pretty in person.

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