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Rainbow Falls - 2001

REGISTERED

Originator, Nominant, Introducer, Registrant: E. Elslager   

Rainbow-Falls-C-E-Elslager 2001-R
Registered Clump
Rainbow-Falls-L-E-Elslager-2001-R
Registered Leaf

Clump Description

Growth Rate
medium
Notable Characteristics
Graceful large prostrate multi-colored leaves
Plant Width
28
Plant Width (cm)
71.12
Plant Height
25
Plant Height (cm)
63.50
Plant Habit
upright

Leaf Description

Leaf Color Center
dark green streaked with medium green, light green, greenish yellow and yellow.
Leaf Length
11.75
Leaf Length (cm)
29.84
Leaf Width
8.5
Leaf Width (cm)
21.59
Vein Pairs
10
Margin Appearance
heavily rippled
Petiole Characteristics
medium green streaked with light green and yellow
Leaf Texture Top
very shiny
Leaf Texture Bottom
very shiny
Leaf Appearance
deeply corrugated and moderately cupped
Leaf Shape
broadly ovate
Leaf Base
cordate

Scape Description

Scape Height
30 to 35
Scape Height (cm)
76 to 89
Scape Color
medium green
Scape Bracts
inflorescence leaves

Flower Description

Flower Color
pale lavender
Flower Length
2.1
Flower Length (cm)
5.3
Flower Shape
tubular
Growing Location
Ann Arbor, MI
Bloom Start
7/2
Bloom Peak
7/10
Bloom Finish
7/22
Flower Time
July 15 to Aug 15

Seed Information

Viable
sets seeds, viability is unknown
Seed Pod Color
green

Clump History

Clump's Origin
original seedling
Clump Source
obtained from the originator
Age of Clump
6

Parentage

Pod Parent
H. 'Green Marmalade'
Pollen Parent
H. 'Halcyon'

Additional Information

Section Class
II-7
Season Color Change
none

Classification Information

Section Class
II-7
Classif Leaf Length
11.75
Classif Leaf Width
8.5
Classif Leaf Color
dark green streaked with medium green, light green, greenish-yellow and yellow.


2018 Full Classification List

2018 Simplified Classification List

Cover Pages for Classification Lists

Quick Reference Table for Leaf Sizes and Colors

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