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PlantFiles: Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Evening Rapture'

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Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Evening Rapture
Hybridized by Morss; Year of Registration or Introduction: 2005

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Height:
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 4a: to -34.4 C (-30 F)
USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 C (-25 F)
USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)
USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)
USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)
USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)
USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)
USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)
USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)
USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)
USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)
USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)
USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
By dividing the rootball

Bloom Time:
Early (E)
Reblooming (Re)

Flower Size:
Large (more than 4.5" diameter)

Blooming Habit:
Extended (ext.)

Flower Type:
Single

Bloom Color:
Violet/Lavender

Color Patterns:
Edged/Picoteed
Watermark

Flower Fragrance:
No fragrance

Foliage Habit:
Semi-evergreen (sev.)

Ploidy:
Tetraploid

Awards (if applicable):
Unknown - Tell us

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Profile:

No positives
1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Neutral Calif_Sue On Oct 3, 2006, Calif_Sue from Northern California
United States (Zone 9a) wrote:

Hybridizer notes: (Morss) 28" RE EX SEV 5 - 5 1/2"
EVENING RAPTURE is an orchid lavender par excellence. The petals are edged in eggplant and dark plum, lavender and white gold, matching the pewter lavender watermark eye above the yellow to green throat. The edges are ornamented in pleats and strong, saw-tooth filigree. The form is full, with rounded petals and slightly rolled back sepals. The texture is smooth and diamond dusted. The strongly recurrent scapes have 3 -4 way branching and 20 - 25 buds. An excellent parent and very fertile both ways.
Manhattan Mood X Silk Therapy x (Seedling x Mort's Masterpiece)



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