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Hosta ‘Vivacious’ (2010)

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)
38.00 96.52 16.00 40.64
Plant Habit Growth Rate Plant Size
mound-like medium

LEAF DESCRIPTION

Leaf Length (in) Leaf Length (cm) Leaf Width (in) Leaf Width (cm)
7.50 19.05 5.00 12.70
Vein Pairs Leaf Color Center Margin Appearance
7 to 8 medium green with creamy yellow to white streaked and mottled areas flat
Leaf Color Margin Margin Varigation Width (in) Margin Varigation Width (cm)
Petiole Characteristics Leaf Texture Top Leaf Texture Bottom
dull glaucous bloom
Leaf Appearance Leaf Shape Leaf Base
moderately wavy, lightly corrugated ovate rounded

SCAPE DESCRIPTION

Scape Height (in) Scape Height (cm) Scape Color Scape, Leaves, Bract at Maturity
27 68.6

FLOWER DESCRIPTION

Flower Length (in) Flower Length (cm) Flower Color Flower Shape
0.00 medium purple tubular
Growing Location Bloom Start Bloom Peak Bloom Finish
Rochelle, IL
Flower Time Flower Color Patterns Fragrance
July 15 to Aug 15 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
original sport obtained from TC 4 Rochelle, IL
Clump Description

PARENTAGE

Pod Parent Pollen Parent Sport's Hybrid Parent
sdlg of unknown parentage

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Notable Characteristics
upright habit exposes red petioles of heavily streaked and mottled green and white leaves
Season Color Change
yellow areas turn white as the season progresses
Registration Corrections
Additional Description
Family/Group AHS Show Class Old Name
Picture Location General Color Patented
False
Email Gayle Hartley Alley