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Sum Sunfish - 2004

REGISTERED

Originator, Nominant, Introducer, Registrant: C. Sauve   

Clump Description

Growth Rate
medium
Notable Characteristics
same coloring as 'Sum and Substance' with a lighter margin
Plant Width
36
Plant Width (cm)
91.44
Plant Height
32
Plant Height (cm)
81.28
Plant Habit
mound-like

Leaf Description

Leaf Color Center
light green
Leaf Color Margin
greenish yellow
Leaf Length
16
Leaf Length (cm)
40.64
Leaf Width
14.5
Leaf Width (cm)
36.83
Vein Pairs
15
Margin Appearance
flat
Width of Margin Var.
.25 to .4
Width of Margin Var. (cm)
.6 to 1
Leaf Texture Top
slightly shiny
Leaf Texture Bottom
dull
Leaf Appearance
lightly cupped and lightly corrugated
Leaf Shape
broadly ovate
Leaf Base
cordate

Scape Description

Scape Height
36 to 42
Scape Height (cm)
91 to 107
Scape Color
light green

Flower Description

Flower Color
pale lavender
Flower Length
2.5
Flower Length (cm)
6.4
Flower Shape
tubular
Growing Location
Rockford, MI
Bloom Start
7/200
Bloom Peak
8/5
Bloom Finish
8/15
Flower Time
July 15 to Aug 15

Seed Information

Viable
sets viable seeds
Seed Pod Color
light green

Clump History

Clump's Origin
original sport
Age of Clump
6

Parentage

Sport Parent
Sport of H. 'Sum and Substance'

Additional Information

Section Class
I-5b (6b)

Classification Information

Section Class
I-5b (6b)
Classif Leaf Length
16
Classif Leaf Width
14.5
Classif Leaf Color
light green
Classif Margin Color
greenish 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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