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Hosta ‘Praying Hands’ (1996)

Registrant: G. Williams Introducer: G. Williams
Originator: G. Williams Nominant: G. Williams

 

PLANT DESCRIPTION

Plant Width (in) Plant Width (cm) Plant Height (in) Plant Height (cm)
16.00 40.64 14.00 35.56
Plant Habit Growth Rate Plant Size
upright moderate Medium

LEAF DESCRIPTION

Leaf Length (in) Leaf Length (cm) Leaf Width (in) Leaf Width (cm)
7.00 17.78 2.25 5.71
Vein Pairs Leaf Color Center Margin Appearance
7 dark green heavy ripples
Leaf Color Margin Margin Varigation Width (in) Margin Varigation Width (cm)
yellow gold
Petiole Characteristics Leaf Texture Top Leaf Texture Bottom
slightly shiny very shiny
Leaf Appearance Leaf Shape Leaf Base
tapered

SCAPE DESCRIPTION

Scape Height (in) Scape Height (cm) Scape Color Scape, Leaves, Bract at Maturity
12 to 18 green

FLOWER DESCRIPTION

Flower Length (in) Flower Length (cm) Flower Color Flower Shape
2.38 6.04 pale lavender bell
Growing Location Bloom Start Bloom Peak Bloom Finish
Lake Hubert, MN
Flower Time Flower Color Patterns Fragrance
August 1 - August 23 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

CLUMP HISTORY

Clump's Origin Clump Source Age of Clump Clump Location
6 Lake Hubert, MN
Clump Description

PARENTAGE

Pod Parent Pollen Parent Sport's Hybrid Parent
Parentage Unknown

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 1998:1:68; Hosta Library False
Email Gayle Hartley Alley