Past Plants of the Day forum: Daylily of the Day: Penny Pinsley

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Name: Becky
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Background history:

'Penny Pinsley' is a semi-evergreen diploid introduced in 1999 by Dan Trimmer. Jane and Dan own Water Mill Gardens in Enterprise, Florida. For more information about their Daylily Gardens:

A very interesting video about the Trimmer's hybridizing:

Penny Pinsley is an early to mid-season bloomer with possible re-bloom. It has earned the Honorable Mention: 2006 AHS award. It is listed as pod and pollen fertile with 11 registered children:

This plant can be found in the NGA Plant Database at:
Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Penny Pinsley') .

Please join in, if you own this plant! We would love to know more! I award an acorn for performance information posted to this thread.

Also, please consider adding a "Local Report" to the NGA Plant Database! Thank you!

Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Penny Pinsley')
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Name: Glen Ingram
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Sep 20, 2016 6:46 AM CST
PENNY PINSLEY is my favourite medium-sized bloom. The blossom is trim and terrific and appears to never have a tepal out of place. Singles are rare and it reblooms. It shows resistance to rust.
Here, it begins flowering from late in the second month to the beginning of the third month of spring. It is easily both pod and pollen fertile. It is a semi-evergreen and stops growing in the colder months but does not die back.

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