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Hosta ‘Dancing Stars’ (2009)

Registrant: Walters Gardens, Inc. Introducer: Walters Gardens, Inc.
Originator: Walters Gardens, Inc. Nominant: A. Bergeron

 

PLANT DESCRIPTION

Plant Width (in) Plant Width (cm) Plant Height (in) Plant Height (cm)
20.00 50.80 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)
7.00 17.78 4.00 10.16
Vein Pairs Leaf Color Center Margin Appearance
8 to 10 creamy white flat
Leaf Color Margin Margin Varigation Width (in) Margin Varigation Width (cm)
medium blue-green
Petiole Characteristics Leaf Texture Top Leaf Texture Bottom
glaucous bloom glaucous bloom
Leaf Appearance Leaf Shape Leaf Base
broadly ovate rounded

SCAPE DESCRIPTION

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

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
Zeeland, MI
Flower Time Flower Color Patterns Fragrance
June 1 to July 15 darker striping, translucent margins 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
the original sport 3 Zeeland, MI
Clump Description

PARENTAGE

Pod Parent Pollen Parent Sport's Hybrid Parent
Sport of H. 'Dancing in the Rain'

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Notable Characteristics
very wide margin, significantly heavier substance in leaf
Season Color Change
margin becomes dark green center on young immature plants may develop green misting
Registration Corrections
Additional Description
Family/Group AHS Show Class Old Name
Picture Location General Color Patented
True
Email Gayle Hartley Alley