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Hosta ‘Ghost Spirit’ (1999)

Registrant: C. Isaacs Introducer: C. Isaacs
Originator: C. Isaacs Nominant: C. Isaacs

 

PLANT DESCRIPTION

Plant Width (in) Plant Width (cm) Plant Height (in) Plant Height (cm)
24.00 60.96 14.00 35.56
Plant Habit Growth Rate Plant Size
mound-like moderate

LEAF DESCRIPTION

Leaf Length (in) Leaf Length (cm) Leaf Width (in) Leaf Width (cm)
6.00 15.24 4.00 10.16
Vein Pairs Leaf Color Center Margin Appearance
7 to 8 green streaked white
Leaf Color Margin Margin Varigation Width (in) Margin Varigation Width (cm)
medium blue green
Petiole Characteristics Leaf Texture Top Leaf Texture Bottom
glaucous bloom glaucous bloom
Leaf Appearance Leaf Shape Leaf Base
cordate

SCAPE DESCRIPTION

Scape Height (in) Scape Height (cm) Scape Color Scape, Leaves, Bract at Maturity
24 to 58 61 to 147.3 black

FLOWER DESCRIPTION

Flower Length (in) Flower Length (cm) Flower Color Flower Shape
pale lavender tubular
Growing Location Bloom Start Bloom Peak Bloom Finish
Madison, NC
Flower Time Flower Color Patterns Fragrance
June 1 - June 24 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
4 Madison, NC
Clump Description

PARENTAGE

Pod Parent Pollen Parent Sport's Hybrid Parent
Sport of H. 'Valentine Lace'

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Notable Characteristics
Season Color Change
Registration Corrections
Additional Description
Family/Group AHS Show Class Old Name
Picture Location General Color Patented
Hosta Journal 2001:1:53 False
Email Gayle Hartley Alley