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Hosta ‘Pineapple Upsidedown Cake’ (1999)

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

 

PLANT DESCRIPTION

Plant Width (in) Plant Width (cm) Plant Height (in) Plant Height (cm)
66.00 167.64 20.00 50.80
Plant Habit Growth Rate Plant Size
mound-like Large

LEAF DESCRIPTION

Leaf Length (in) Leaf Length (cm) Leaf Width (in) Leaf Width (cm)
9.00 22.86 3.75 9.52
Vein Pairs Leaf Color Center Margin Appearance
8 to 9 golden yellow heavy ripples
Leaf Color Margin Margin Varigation Width (in) Margin Varigation Width (cm)
dark green
Petiole Characteristics Leaf Texture Top Leaf Texture Bottom
dull glaucous bloom
Leaf Appearance Leaf Shape Leaf Base
tapered

SCAPE DESCRIPTION

Scape Height (in) Scape Height (cm) Scape Color Scape, Leaves, Bract at Maturity
24 to 36 gold

FLOWER DESCRIPTION

Flower Length (in) Flower Length (cm) Flower Color Flower Shape
2.38 6.04 medium lavender tubular
Growing Location Bloom Start Bloom Peak Bloom Finish
Rochelle, IL
Flower Time Flower Color Patterns Fragrance
August 1 - August 30 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
True

CLUMP HISTORY

Clump's Origin Clump Source Age of Clump Clump Location
5 Rochelle, IL
Clump Description

PARENTAGE

Pod Parent Pollen Parent Sport's Hybrid Parent
Sport of H. 'Pineapple Poll'

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 2000:1:38 False
Email Gayle Hartley Alley