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Silk Kimono - 1999

REGISTERED

Originator: H. Gowen    Nominant: H. Hansen    Introducer: H. Hansen & H. Gowen & R. Benedict    Registrant: H. Hansen & H. Gowen   

Registered Clump
Registered Leaf
Additional Leaf
Additional Leaf
Additional Clump

Clump Description

Growth Rate
moderate
Plant Width
62
Plant Width (cm)
157.5
Plant Height
18
Plant Height (cm)
45.7
Plant Habit
upright
Plant Size
Large

Leaf Description

Leaf Color Center
medium green to gray green
Leaf Color Margin
creamy white
Leaf Length
13
Leaf Length (cm)
33
Leaf Width
9
Leaf Width (cm)
22.9
Vein Pairs
10 to 11
Width of Margin Var.
.75
Width of Margin Var. (cm)
1.9
Leaf Texture Top
dull
Leaf Texture Bottom
dull
Leaf Base
cordate

Scape Description

Scape Height
35 to 36
Scape Height (cm)
88.9 to 91.4
Scape Color
green

Flower Description

Flower Color
pale lavender
Flower Length
2
Flower Length (cm)
5.1
Flower Shape
tubular
Growing Location
Excelsior, MN
Flower Time
June 25 - July 28
Flower Color Patterns
striped

Seed Information

Seed Pod Color
green

Clump History

Age of Clump
10

Parentage

Pod Parent
H. 'Dorothy Benedict'
Pollen Parent
H. montana

Additional Information

Section Class
II-4b

Classification Information

Section Class
II-4b
Classif Leaf Length
13
Classif Leaf Width
9
Classif Leaf Color
medium green to gray green
Classif Margin Color
creamy white


2018 Full Classification List

2018 Simplified Classification List

Cover Pages for Classification Lists

Quick Reference Table for Leaf Sizes and Colors

Feel free to test drive the new AHGA Hosta Finder. 2018 pricing for a few AHGA members has been posted.
Please check back in late January 2019 for a complete listing of all AHGA vendors along with their 2019 price lists.


The American Hosta Growers Association is proud to honor the legacy of AHGA member Steve Greene.

www.hostagrowers.org


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Vendor

Price

Uniquely Hostas
205 Grove Ave. Elroy, WI 53929
608-462-4662 - www.uniquelyhostas.com

$12.00

Homestead Perennials
39245 Homestead Ave. North Branch, MN 55056
651-757-0997 - www.homesteadperennials.com

$16.00

Average Price: $14.00

Email Gayle Hartley Alley