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
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: sdlg x Osterized
Child plants: 5 child plants

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'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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Date: 2018-06-28
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: 2017-06-07
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Location: My gardenDate: 2018-06-28
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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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Location: Northern GermanyDate: 2016-07-27
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Comments:
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
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Need help about how evergreen daylilies grow in mild winter climates FL, CA, etc by admmad Mar 16, 2019 9:29 AM 30
aphids by needrain Feb 2, 2019 2:11 PM 22
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2018/2019 by Char Mar 19, 2019 10:19 PM 1,241
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2018/2019 by Char Mar 19, 2019 5:38 PM 1,270
Dormants have started growing! by DancingGenes Jan 10, 2019 4:16 PM 43
Favorite daylily pics to help us thru winter by bluegrassmom Mar 12, 2019 6:34 AM 329
Weather In Your Garden ~ Fall 2018 (Closed) by Char Dec 21, 2018 6:03 AM 850
The sun does not set on daylilies by Gleni Mar 8, 2019 6:24 PM 537
September 2018 blooms by profesora Oct 2, 2018 6:44 PM 271
Your flowers are amazing! by AngieVanIsld Aug 31, 2018 6:58 PM 7
A newbie asks: Fancy, hardy, rust resistant, and CHEAP--does it exist? by FullyWashable Sep 10, 2018 5:26 PM 18
New for 2019 bloom season, what's on your list? by floota Mar 17, 2019 7:00 PM 657
August 2018 blooms by Charlemagne Sep 3, 2018 12:09 PM 516
Cutting back foliage? by caitlinsgarden Aug 1, 2018 8:24 PM 11
Will cutting away excess scape improve proliferations prior to removal? by Mikelos Aug 25, 2018 7:23 PM 21
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Buds with green points? by caitlinsgarden Jun 20, 2018 12:37 AM 26
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
May 2018 Blooms by beckygardener Jun 5, 2018 11:10 PM 380
Winter losses? by bluegrassmom May 27, 2018 6:28 AM 91

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