Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Red Rum') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Pittard
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1974
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 15 inches
Bloom size: 4 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rust Resistance: Shows Susceptibility
Rust Resistance Decimal Score: 4.5
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: rusty red self with yellow throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 1982
Honorable Mention: 1979
LAA: 1984
ATG: 1979
FS: 1978

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
Child plants: 16 child plants

bloomed earlier than normal

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Location: my garden
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Location: southern KYDate: 2018-06-18
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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: 2011-07-28Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Date: 2011-07-28
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Location: WashingtonDate: 2016-06-09
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Date: 2009-01-13Photo Courtesy of Liliana Flower Farm Used With Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Daylilies by the Lake. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Tranquil Lake Nursery. Used with Permission
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Location: Chatham-Kent, Ontario   5bDate: 2013-07-22
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Location: WashingtonDate: 2016-06-03
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Spring Sickness by petruske May 20, 2019 5:06 AM 11
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Name this daylily 2019 #2 by spunky1 Apr 27, 2019 11:27 AM 33
April 2019 Blooms by dixiebelle426 May 16, 2019 8:46 PM 156
First Scape Of 2019 by Avedon May 18, 2019 12:49 PM 19
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2019 by Char May 20, 2019 8:11 PM 811
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Spring 2019 by Char May 20, 2019 9:15 PM 938
14th Daylily of the Day Poll (CLOSED) by beckygardener Mar 24, 2019 4:07 PM 17
Can You Guess What This Cross Will Look Like? by beckygardener Mar 31, 2019 3:52 PM 30
Daylilies Received 2019 by spunky1 Apr 13, 2019 2:13 PM 113
Plantstep Love by josieskid May 8, 2019 8:25 AM 79
Deer Invasion (from Jan 6 2017) by spunky1 Mar 12, 2019 6:38 PM 28
Need help about how evergreen daylilies grow in mild winter climates FL, CA, etc by admmad Apr 5, 2019 10:32 AM 31
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2018/2019 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2019 4:26 AM 1,242
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2018/2019 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2019 4:35 AM 1,271
Best Apricots and peaches by UncleWill Jan 19, 2019 8:42 AM 49
Best Book For Growing Daylilies-Beginners by Feisty1 Oct 30, 2018 11:47 AM 34
Shipping to Europe by Ronny07 Mar 13, 2019 7:03 PM 29

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