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Hosta ‘Gold Edger’ (1978)

Registrant: P. Aden Introducer:
Originator: Nominant:

 

PLANT DESCRIPTION

Plant Width (in) Plant Width (cm) Plant Height (in) Plant Height (cm)
11.00 27.94 7.00 17.78
Plant Habit Growth Rate Plant Size
Small

LEAF DESCRIPTION

Leaf Length (in) Leaf Length (cm) Leaf Width (in) Leaf Width (cm)
3.50 8.89 2.50 6.35
Vein Pairs Leaf Color Center Margin Appearance
8 gold
Leaf Color Margin Margin Varigation Width (in) Margin Varigation Width (cm)
Petiole Characteristics Leaf Texture Top Leaf Texture Bottom
Leaf Appearance Leaf Shape Leaf Base

SCAPE DESCRIPTION

Scape Height (in) Scape Height (cm) Scape Color Scape, Leaves, Bract at Maturity
12 30.5

FLOWER DESCRIPTION

Flower Length (in) Flower Length (cm) Flower Color Flower Shape
white
Growing Location Bloom Start Bloom Peak Bloom Finish
New York
Flower Time Flower Color Patterns Fragrance
July 15 - August 5 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
New York
Clump Description

PARENTAGE

Pod Parent Pollen Parent Sport's Hybrid Parent
H. 'Blue Cadet' H. 'Blue Cadet'

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 1984:Opp 89; 1990:1:25; 1990:2:IBC; 1992:1:Opp 46; 1993:1:Opp 45; 1998:2:37; Hosta Library False
Email Gayle Hartley Alley