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Hosta ‘American Choice’ (2007)

Registrant: V. Wade Introducer: V. Wade
Originator: V. Wade Nominant: V. Wade

 

PLANT DESCRIPTION

Plant Width (in) Plant Width (cm) Plant Height (in) Plant Height (cm)
58.00 147.32 20.00 50.80
Plant Habit Growth Rate Plant Size
mound-like medium

LEAF DESCRIPTION

Leaf Length (in) Leaf Length (cm) Leaf Width (in) Leaf Width (cm)
5.00 12.70 4.25 10.79
Vein Pairs Leaf Color Center Margin Appearance
8 to 10 medium green flat
Leaf Color Margin Margin Varigation Width (in) Margin Varigation Width (cm)
white
Petiole Characteristics Leaf Texture Top Leaf Texture Bottom
light green with narrow white edge dull very shiny
Leaf Appearance Leaf Shape Leaf Base
lightly cupped, lightly corrugated ovate tapered

SCAPE DESCRIPTION

Scape Height (in) Scape Height (cm) Scape Color Scape, Leaves, Bract at Maturity
36 to 42 91.4 to 106.7 green

FLOWER DESCRIPTION

Flower Length (in) Flower Length (cm) Flower Color Flower Shape
1.25 to 1.5 0.00 near white tubular
Growing Location Bloom Start Bloom Peak Bloom Finish
Bellville, OH
Flower Time Flower Color Patterns Fragrance
June 1 to July 15 pinkish in bud with lavender striping 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 sport obtained from TC 6 Bellville, OH
Clump Description

PARENTAGE

Pod Parent Pollen Parent Sport's Hybrid Parent
Sport of H. 'Breeder's Choice'

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Notable Characteristics
up to 50 pods per scape
Season Color Change
Registration Corrections
Additional Description
Family/Group AHS Show Class Old Name
Picture Location General Color Patented
False
Email Gayle Hartley Alley