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May 4, 2017 6:01 PM CST
'Foolish Fling' is a dormant diploid introduced in 1993 by Bennett-F..
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Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Foolish Fling') .
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Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Foolish Fling')
May 5, 2017 8:50 AM CST
|I acquired 2 fans of Foolish Fling by mail order last spring. It flowered well its first season in my garden. It came through the winter without problem and is now three fans. I am looking forward to seeing its performance this summer and will update this thread at that time. Edited to add: last year, after my newly acquired daylilies were planted, we went into a prolonged, serious drought. I was pleased that even under such trying conditions, Foolish Fling performed well.|
May 6, 2017 7:26 AM CST
|This Daylily is a dear favourite of mine. Don't you love the name, to begin with? And then the bursting open of that lovely colour surprise, endears it to me even more.
I bought it in 2005, and was thrilled with it. In 2006, I bought Fun Fling, but gave it away, because it seemed to be an insult to Foolish Fling. In moving my collection to our new property in 2009, I lost Foolish Fling, so in 2011, I bought another one, and am so glad I did. Something about it just resonates with me. It has such a happy, cheerful face.
I can hardly wait to see it again this year.
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