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

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Bennett-R.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1979
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 3 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Rebloom
Bloom Traits: Bitone or Reverse Bitone
Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: raspberry bitone with purple eyezone and green throat

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
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Loyal Subject x Chicago Royal

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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July 2019 Blooms by mantisOH Aug 13, 2019 7:55 AM 713
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
Favorite daylily pics to help us thru winter by bluegrassmom Mar 12, 2019 6:34 AM 329
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Newbie Q: Heat (GA-Zone 7b) and Dormant type Daylilies by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 17, 2017 9:02 AM 20
July 2017 Blooms by cybersix Aug 5, 2017 2:26 PM 535
Hard To Do... But Out They Went by blue23rose Apr 29, 2017 7:11 PM 60
5th Daylily of the Day POLL (Closed) by beckygardener Nov 12, 2016 6:34 PM 31
Fourth Daylily of the Day Poll ..... by beckygardener Aug 1, 2016 9:09 AM 60
May blooms 2016 by scflowers Jun 1, 2016 4:32 PM 380
Maryott's - Spring 2016! by Betja Jul 12, 2016 7:19 PM 45
Do you own any surviving southern dormants? by beckygardener Mar 17, 2016 1:58 PM 76
What are you adding for 2016? by JWWC Oct 19, 2016 8:42 PM 676
What new Daylily cultivars did you add this year. by kssmith Aug 20, 2015 8:31 AM 72
In The Neighborhood Daylily order by Seedfork Jul 6, 2017 9:45 AM 23
June 2014 Blooms by Seedfork Jul 2, 2014 6:59 PM 675
Whadd'ya recommend? by JulieB Jan 6, 2014 7:46 PM 62
July Blooms 2013 by Hemlady Aug 2, 2013 1:11 PM 678
June in Rita's Garden by Newyorkrita Jul 3, 2012 9:16 PM 204
May In Ditchlily's Garden by Ditchlily Jun 24, 2012 7:40 PM 129

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