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Hosta ‘Calamity Jane’ (2001)

Registrant: S. Nyikos Introducer: S. Nyikos
Originator: S. Nyikos Nominant: S. Nyikos

 

PLANT DESCRIPTION

Plant Width (in) Plant Width (cm) Plant Height (in) Plant Height (cm)
44.00 111.76 21.00 53.34
Plant Habit Growth Rate Plant Size
medium

LEAF DESCRIPTION

Leaf Length (in) Leaf Length (cm) Leaf Width (in) Leaf Width (cm)
9.00 22.86 7.00 17.78
Vein Pairs Leaf Color Center Margin Appearance
10 to 12 medium green with irregular yellow streaking flat
Leaf Color Margin Margin Varigation Width (in) Margin Varigation Width (cm)
Petiole Characteristics Leaf Texture Top Leaf Texture Bottom
very shiny glaucous bloom
Leaf Appearance Leaf Shape Leaf Base
broadly ovate cordate

SCAPE DESCRIPTION

Scape Height (in) Scape Height (cm) Scape Color Scape, Leaves, Bract at Maturity
30 to 34 76 to 86

FLOWER DESCRIPTION

Flower Length (in) Flower Length (cm) Flower Color Flower Shape
3 7.62 pale lavender tubular
Growing Location Bloom Start Bloom Peak Bloom Finish
Pierceton, IN
Flower Time Flower Color Patterns Fragrance
July 15 to Aug 15 purple striped True

 


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 green

CLUMP HISTORY

Clump's Origin Clump Source Age of Clump Clump Location
7 Pierceton, IN
Clump Description

PARENTAGE

Pod Parent Pollen Parent Sport's Hybrid Parent
H. 'William Lachman' H. plantaginea

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Notable Characteristics
Satiny leaves; variegated seedlings; scented flowers.
Season Color Change
Irregular yellow streaking to creamy white streaks as season progresses. Streaking is fairly stable
Registration Corrections
Additional Description
Family/Group AHS Show Class Old Name
Picture Location General Color Patented
False
Email Gayle Hartley Alley