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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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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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
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Buds with green points? by caitlinsgarden Jun 20, 2018 12:37 AM 26
May 2018 Blooms by beckygardener Jun 5, 2018 11:10 PM 380
Winter losses? by bluegrassmom May 27, 2018 6:28 AM 91
My new dream/wish list by Scatterbrain Apr 5, 2018 3:16 AM 24
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2018 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2018 4:04 AM 1,088
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Spring 2018 (Closed) by Char Jun 21, 2018 4:26 AM 1,248
At Least Two of Larry Grace's 2017 Intros Renamed by Betja Feb 19, 2018 10:11 PM 7
Newbie starting 1/3 acre Daylily farm by Mattio Feb 4, 2018 7:47 PM 22
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2018 (CLOSED) by Char Mar 20, 2018 3:49 AM 938
if a dayllily has rust................ by signet Feb 22, 2018 8:33 AM 47
Weather In Your Garden ~ Winter 2017 - 2018 (Closed) by Char Mar 20, 2018 4:02 AM 1,270
Cristated or "bearded" Daylily in cooler climates for hybridizing- I'm in 5A WI by Cpschult Jun 22, 2018 7:12 PM 50
Counting seedling fans by admmad Nov 26, 2017 6:51 PM 8
What are you ordering for 2018? by Betja Jun 22, 2018 12:10 PM 945
Daylilies of the Antipodes by Gleni Apr 22, 2018 8:46 AM 802
To plant or not to plant that is the question by dixiebelle426 Aug 22, 2017 2:40 PM 10
August 2017 Blooms by kousa Sep 1, 2017 5:19 PM 325
Which is the prettiest? by Scatterbrain Jul 28, 2017 4:53 PM 8
Prague Spring...hard dormant? by amberjewel Jul 25, 2017 4:49 PM 5
Trimming/tidying daylilies after flowering by Scatterbrain Jul 18, 2017 2:40 AM 17

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