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Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Rushing Delight'

Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Rushing Delight
Hybridized by L. Grace
Registered or introduced: 1998
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Height:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Hardiness:

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:

Midseason (M)

Flower Size:

Large (more than 4.5" diameter)

Blooming Habit:

Diurnal (diu.)

Flower Type:

Single

Bloom Color:

Rose/Mauve

Color Patterns:

Eyes/Banded

Flower Fragrance:

Slightly Fragrant

Foliage Habit:

Evergreen (ev.)

Ploidy:

Tetraploid

Awards (if applicable):

Honorable Mention

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

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Ewing, Kentucky

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Los Alamos, New Mexico

Elizabeth City, North Carolina

Belfield, North Dakota

Conroe, Texas

Houston, Texas

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Gardeners' Notes:

2
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0
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RatingContent
Positive

On Jun 28, 2003, yogaman from Houston, TX (Zone 9a) wrote:

Hybridized by L. Grace in 1998. 5 inch bloom on a 26 inch scape. Light mauve with yellow gold edge and throat.
Parentage: Idas Magic X Seedling.

Positive

On Nov 7, 2002, FLGator from Valdosta, GA wrote:

Beautiful. Lovely rose color and great gold edge.