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Hosta ‘Afterglow’ (2012)

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

 

PLANT DESCRIPTION

Plant Width (in) Plant Width (cm) Plant Height (in) Plant Height (cm)
36.00 91.44 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)
10.00 25.40 8.00 20.32
Vein Pairs Leaf Color Center Margin Appearance
14 to 16 medium green flat
Leaf Color Margin Margin Varigation Width (in) Margin Varigation Width (cm)
yellow
Petiole Characteristics Leaf Texture Top Leaf Texture Bottom
dull glaucous bloom
Leaf Appearance Leaf Shape Leaf Base
moderately corrugated, lightly flat nearly round Cordate

SCAPE DESCRIPTION

Scape Height (in) Scape Height (cm) Scape Color Scape, Leaves, Bract at Maturity
28 to 32 71.1 to 81.3 medium green

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 striping on inside, translucent margin on outer tepla edges 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
medium green

CLUMP HISTORY

Clump's Origin Clump Source Age of Clump Clump Location
original sport 3 Zeeland, MI
Clump Description

PARENTAGE

Pod Parent Pollen Parent Sport's Hybrid Parent
Sport of H. 'Climax'

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Notable Characteristics
extra wide gold margin and green center
Season Color Change
Registration Corrections
Additional Description
Family/Group AHS Show Class Old Name
Picture Location General Color Patented
True
Email Gayle Hartley Alley