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Hosta ‘Carnival’ (1986)

Registrant: W. & E. Lachman Introducer: W. & E. Lachman
Originator: W. & E. Lachman Nominant: W. & E. Lachman

 

PLANT DESCRIPTION

Plant Width (in) Plant Width (cm) Plant Height (in) Plant Height (cm)
44.00 111.76 18.00 45.72
Plant Habit Growth Rate Plant Size

LEAF DESCRIPTION

Leaf Length (in) Leaf Length (cm) Leaf Width (in) Leaf Width (cm)
9.00 22.86 7.50 19.05
Vein Pairs Leaf Color Center Margin Appearance
12 to 13 dark green slightly wavy
Leaf Color Margin Margin Varigation Width (in) Margin Varigation Width (cm)
creamy yellow
Petiole Characteristics Leaf Texture Top Leaf Texture Bottom
dull very shiny
Leaf Appearance Leaf Shape Leaf Base
broadly ovate

SCAPE DESCRIPTION

Scape Height (in) Scape Height (cm) Scape Color Scape, Leaves, Bract at Maturity
30 76.2

FLOWER DESCRIPTION

Flower Length (in) Flower Length (cm) Flower Color Flower Shape
1.75 4.44 medium lavender
Growing Location Bloom Start Bloom Peak Bloom Finish
Amherst, MA
Flower Time Flower Color Patterns Fragrance
July 15 to Aug 7 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
original seedling Amherst, MA
Clump Description

PARENTAGE

Pod Parent Pollen Parent Sport's Hybrid Parent
H. 'Beatrice' seedling unknown

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Notable Characteristics
Season Color Change
Registration Corrections
Additional Description
Family/Group AHS Show Class Old Name
Picture Location General Color Patented
False
Email Gayle Hartley Alley