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Hosta ‘Nightlife’ (2004)

Registrant: M. Zilis Introducer: M. Zilis
Originator: M. Zilis Nominant: M. Zilis

 

PLANT DESCRIPTION

Plant Width (in) Plant Width (cm) Plant Height (in) Plant Height (cm)
40.00 101.60 18.00 45.72
Plant Habit Growth Rate Plant Size
mound-like medium

LEAF DESCRIPTION

Leaf Length (in) Leaf Length (cm) Leaf Width (in) Leaf Width (cm)
8.50 21.59 6.00 15.24
Vein Pairs Leaf Color Center Margin Appearance
10 to 11 dark green slightly rippled
Leaf Color Margin Margin Varigation Width (in) Margin Varigation Width (cm)
Petiole Characteristics Leaf Texture Top Leaf Texture Bottom
slightly shiny thin glaucous bloom
Leaf Appearance Leaf Shape Leaf Base
lightly corrugated, lightly folded and lightly wavy ovate cordate

SCAPE DESCRIPTION

Scape Height (in) Scape Height (cm) Scape Color Scape, Leaves, Bract at Maturity
24 to 31 61 to 79 green

FLOWER DESCRIPTION

Flower Length (in) Flower Length (cm) Flower Color Flower Shape
3.25 8.255 pale purple tubular
Growing Location Bloom Start Bloom Peak Bloom Finish
Rochelle, IL
Flower Time Flower Color Patterns Fragrance
June 1 to July 15 slightly striped True

 


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
green

CLUMP HISTORY

Clump's Origin Clump Source Age of Clump Clump Location
original seedling 13 Rochelle, IL
Clump Description

PARENTAGE

Pod Parent Pollen Parent Sport's Hybrid Parent
H. 'Invincible' H. 'Elegans'

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Notable Characteristics
large, light purple, fragrant flowers
Season Color Change
bluish-green in spring
Registration Corrections
Additional Description
Family/Group AHS Show Class Old Name
Picture Location General Color Patented
False
Email Gayle Hartley Alley