Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Lillian's Sweet Thang') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Manning
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2002
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 26 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Bud Count: 21-25
Branching: 3-way
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: lavender self above green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2008

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Gentle Shepherd x sdlg
Child plants: one child plant

Photo Courtesy of Fred Manning, Daylily Place. Used With Permissi

'Lillian's Sweet Thang' was a featured
Plant of the Day for August 23, 2017.

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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2011-07-18
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Location: Daylily Place Lillian Alabama Region 14Date: Mid May 2011Photo Courtesy of Fred Manning, Daylily Place. Used With Permissi
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2010-07-15
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Location: Cantonment, FLDate: 2012-05-02
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Location: Cantonment, FLDate: 2012-06-01
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Location: Kalama, Wa.Date: 2011-08-03
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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2012-07-20
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Plant Events from our members
beckygardener On March 27, 2016 Transplanted
Planted in raised bed.
beckygardener On March 26, 2016 Obtained plant
Received 3 fans of this cultivar from Lisa (Lilydaydreamer).
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Top picks you want to add to your daylily garden by bluegrassmom Jul 31, 2018 11:19 AM 31
What are you ordering for 2018? by Betja Sep 4, 2018 9:02 AM 1,021
What Is/Are Your Favorite Bitone/Bicolor Daylilies? by bloominholes2fill Aug 27, 2017 5:26 PM 55
8th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Aug 13, 2017 6:08 AM 11
Which is your favourite small/mini purple? by Scatterbrain Mar 12, 2018 10:53 AM 143
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758
white,white, white by DAVIDRETALLICK Feb 21, 2016 4:07 PM 15
Daylily Alphabet - Show us Your "L's" by bluegrassmom Feb 6, 2016 5:29 PM 49
June 2014 Blooms by Seedfork Jul 2, 2014 6:59 PM 675
May 2014 Blooms by Betja Jul 12, 2015 3:40 PM 353
Our Favorite Pinks? by Betja Feb 10, 2016 7:08 AM 240
July Blooms 2013 by Hemlady Aug 2, 2013 1:11 PM 678
pod fertile spiders and ufo crispate or cascade by hillbilly Jan 4, 2013 8:01 AM 20
November blooms ! by lyle627 Dec 14, 2012 6:30 PM 114
Your top 5 daylilies for 2012? by bluegrassmom Nov 29, 2012 12:56 PM 123
The Demise Of An Old Friend by spunky1 Sep 23, 2012 10:22 PM 17
Daylilies With Green Throats by Betja Sep 10, 2012 4:26 PM 69
Seedling Progress #8 by spunky1 Aug 29, 2012 8:53 AM 113
Fred aka Spunky Thanks for the Name Game by kimbar Jul 27, 2012 7:09 AM 41
Seedling Progress #7 by spunky1 Jul 27, 2012 12:20 PM 177

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