Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Mean Green') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Davisson-J.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2008
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 43 inches
Bloom size: 9 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bud Count: 21-25
Branching: 4-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Unusual Form
Unusual Form - Cascade
Color description: apricot self above wide yellow to chartreuse throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2015

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: sdlg x Osterized
Child plants: 5 child plants


'Mean Green' was a featured
Plant of the Day for November 28, 2015.

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Location: Starkey,NYDate: 2014-07-22MEAN GREEN
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Location: Judy Davisson's gardenDate: 2014-07-02
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Location: home garden VADate: 2015-08-18
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Location: Starkey,NYDate: 2012-06-11MEAN GREEN
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Date: 2006-06-25Photo courtesy of Judy Davisson
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: 2017-06-07
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Location: Singing Oakes Garden, Blythewood, SCDate: 2016-08-05
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: 2017-06-03
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Posted by TreeClimber on Aug 11, 2017 5:06 PM

This one needs room to really shine, give it some space. It really impresses when you can take in a clump that isn't crowded by other daylilies.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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To plant or not to plant that is the question by dixiebelle426Aug 22, 2017 2:40 PM10
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Northern Daylily Fans: Which evergreens do well for you? by LarryRMay 14, 2017 8:44 PM61
2017 Daylily Orders Recieved by spunky1Jul 4, 2017 9:25 PM338
unknown x unknown, sdlg x sdlg, and even (sdlg x sdlg) x (sdlg x sdlg) by josieskidMar 6, 2017 6:29 PM101

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