Hemerocallis – Rainbow Rhythm® ‘Storm Shelter’

Garden Height
20 - 24
Spacing
18 - 24
Spread
18 - 24
Habit
Mounded
Container Role
Filler
Flower Size
Medium
Flower Colors
Purple
Light Code
YO
Light Level
Part Sun to Sun
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Features:

  • Erosion Control
  • Fragrant Flower
  • Salt Tolerant

Attracts: Hummingbirds

Resists: Deer

Maintenance Notes:

A tough, adaptable perennial that will grow in almost any soil. Plant in full sun for optimum flowering performance.

Uses Notes:

Best used in landscape

Maintenance Category: Easy

Water Category: Average

Bloom Time: Mid Summer

Hardiness Zones: 9b

Flower Form: Landscape

Soil Fertility: Average Soil

Soil PH Category: Neutral Soil

pH: C - pH 6.0 - 6.5

EC (2:1 Extraction Method): 1

Fertilization: 100 - 150

Light Requirements: High

Water Requirements: Moderate to Moist

Rooting Out Temperature: 55 - 60° Fahrenheit

Growing On Temperature: 55 - 65° Fahrenheit

Planting and Timing Information:

Early to Late Summer Finish. Standard ppp.

Finishing Times [weeks]:

6" and Gallon Pot: 8-10

Pinching and Growth Regulators:

Pinching and growth regulators are not necessary. Cool growing temperatures and high light should produce nicely toned plants.

Pest and Disease Management:

Standard pest and disease practices as listed in the notes. Watch for aphids, spider mites and thrips, treat accordingly. Watch for crown rot and leaf streak.

Grower Tips:

-Daylilies are best finished cool to tone plants and increase quality.

-2 gallon daylilies should be bulked one year for sales the next season.

-Going Bananas is more susceptible to cold temperatures when over-wintering bulked plants. Keep temperatures above freezing when over-wintering in containers.

-Do not bury the crown of daylilies with more than 1 inch of growing mix.

-High light levels bring on flowering more so than day length.

-Flowers best under long days with high light intensities.

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