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Hosta ‘Corkscrew’ (2003)

Registrant: R. Solberg Introducer: R. Solberg
Originator: R. Solberg Nominant: R. Solberg

 

PLANT DESCRIPTION

Plant Width (in) Plant Width (cm) Plant Height (in) Plant Height (cm)
22.00 55.88 9.00 22.86
Plant Habit Growth Rate Plant Size
upright fast

LEAF DESCRIPTION

Leaf Length (in) Leaf Length (cm) Leaf Width (in) Leaf Width (cm)
7.00 17.78 2.00 5.08
Vein Pairs Leaf Color Center Margin Appearance
5 to 6 dark green heavily rippled
Leaf Color Margin Margin Varigation Width (in) Margin Varigation Width (cm)
Petiole Characteristics Leaf Texture Top Leaf Texture Bottom
redish-purple 2/3 of the way up very shiny very shiny
Leaf Appearance Leaf Shape Leaf Base
intensely twisted and intensely wavy lance tapered

SCAPE DESCRIPTION

Scape Height (in) Scape Height (cm) Scape Color Scape, Leaves, Bract at Maturity
18 to 20 46 to 51 green with one long branch forming a forked scape

FLOWER DESCRIPTION

Flower Length (in) Flower Length (cm) Flower Color Flower Shape
1.5 3.81 pale purple tubular
Growing Location Bloom Start Bloom Peak Bloom Finish
Chapel Hill, NC
Flower Time Flower Color Patterns Fragrance
after Oct 1 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 green

CLUMP HISTORY

Clump's Origin Clump Source Age of Clump Clump Location
original seedling 4 Chapel Hill, NC
Clump Description

PARENTAGE

Pod Parent Pollen Parent Sport's Hybrid Parent
H. 'Tortifrons' H. 'One Man's Treasure'

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Notable Characteristics
Narrow, twisted dark green leaves with very good substance; forked scapes; flowers late
Season Color Change
Registration Corrections
Additional Description
Family/Group AHS Show Class Old Name
Picture Location General Color Patented
False
Email Gayle Hartley Alley