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Hosta ‘Captain's Adventure’ (2009)

Registrant: G. Heemskerk Introducer: G. Heemskerk
Originator: G. Heemskerk Nominant: G. Heemskerk

 

PLANT DESCRIPTION

Plant Width (in) Plant Width (cm) Plant Height (in) Plant Height (cm)
24.40 61.97 15.00 38.10
Plant Habit Growth Rate Plant Size
upright to mound medium

LEAF DESCRIPTION

Leaf Length (in) Leaf Length (cm) Leaf Width (in) Leaf Width (cm)
7.60 19.30 5.90 14.98
Vein Pairs Leaf Color Center Margin Appearance
9 to 10 multiple shades of green to greenish yellow flat
Leaf Color Margin Margin Varigation Width (in) Margin Varigation Width (cm)
creamy white
Petiole Characteristics Leaf Texture Top Leaf Texture Bottom
dull glaucous bloom
Leaf Appearance Leaf Shape Leaf Base
lightly corrugated broadly ovate rounded

SCAPE DESCRIPTION

Scape Height (in) Scape Height (cm) Scape Color Scape, Leaves, Bract at Maturity
14.6 to 23.2 37 to 59 green

FLOWER DESCRIPTION

Flower Length (in) Flower Length (cm) Flower Color Flower Shape
1.4 3.556 pale lavender tubular
Growing Location Bloom Start Bloom Peak Bloom Finish
Noordwijk, The Netherlands
Flower Time Flower Color Patterns Fragrance
False

 


Bloom Period Code: Ties the flower to the a "species scale". The registrant has provided the number code form the scale above for the start -- peak -- finish of the flowering period

SEED INFORMATION

Sets Pods Seed Viability Seed Pod Color

CLUMP HISTORY

Clump's Origin Clump Source Age of Clump Clump Location
the original sport 5 Noordwijk, The Netherlands
Clump Description

PARENTAGE

Pod Parent Pollen Parent Sport's Hybrid Parent
Sport of H. 'Captain Kirk'

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Notable Characteristics
the streak between the margin and leaf center looks as if it had been painted on (appliqued).
Season Color Change
Registration Corrections
Additional Description
Family/Group AHS Show Class Old Name
Picture Location General Color Patented
False
Email Gayle Hartley Alley