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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Trimmer
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2002
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 42 inches
Bloom size: 12 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 21-25
Branching: 2-way
Rust Resistance: Shows Susceptibility
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Unusual Form
Unusual Form - Cascade
Color description: bright red self above yellow green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 2009
Honorable Mention: 2006
LAA
L/W: 2008

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: sdlg x Long Tall Sally
Child plants: 24 child plants

daylily "thin man"

Garden TourGarden Tour
By lovemyhouse on July 22, 2012

Let's travel to Texas, just a little north of Dallas in zone 8, and take a look at what lovemyhouse has done with her home and gardens. Garden Tours are always fun and this is one you'll really enjoy.

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'Thin Man' was a featured
Plant of the Day for September 7, 2016.

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Location: My homeDate: 2020-07-27daylily "thin man"
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Location: My garden, North Central IdahoDate: 6-20-2015
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Location: My garden near Lincoln UKDate: 2011-06-25It did well this year!
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Location: Macleay Island, Queensland, Australia.A poly.
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Location: My garden in Warrenville, SCDate: 2017-05-30
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Location: VermontDate: 2013-08-04
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Location: southern KYDate: 2018-08-02
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Location: southern KYDate: 2018-07-11
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Location: Lowndesboro ALDate: 2015-06-02
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Location: Northern GermanyDate: 2017-06-28
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Location: My garden near Lincoln UKDate: 2009-07-03The lower petal is sometimes very long, and curly!
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Location: Stoneham MADate: 2021-06-30Photo by Julia McCarthy, taken in my garden
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Date: 2011-07-22Photo Courtesy of Nova Scotia Daylilies Used with Permission
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Location: Lowndesboro ALDate: 2014-06-10
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Location: My garden in Warrenville, SCDate: 2017-06-07
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: 2012-05-27
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: 2012-05-27
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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2012-07-141st year it's bloomed for me.
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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2014-06-29
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Comments:
Posted by Natalie (North Central Idaho - Zone 7a) on Jul 17, 2015 9:56 PM

The bloom on Thin Man knocks my socks off! I have it planted somewhat close to my garden gate, and when I walk in there and see the bloom, I get stuck for a while! It demands to be drooled over! The bloom is huge, and the color is amazing! This is my first year having blooms, and every one of them has been stunning.

If you like large blooms, this is a great daylily to get. I haven't been a big fan of red flowers in the past, but this one got me to think differently about the color, and I now love red! It really is amazing!

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