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Hosta ‘Alan Titchmarsh’ (2006)

Registrant: R. & M. Ford Introducer: R. & M. Ford
Originator: R. & M. Ford Nominant: R. & M. Ford

 

PLANT DESCRIPTION

Plant Width (in) Plant Width (cm) Plant Height (in) Plant Height (cm)
39.40 100.07 18.90 48.00
Plant Habit Growth Rate Plant Size
mound-like fast

LEAF DESCRIPTION

Leaf Length (in) Leaf Length (cm) Leaf Width (in) Leaf Width (cm)
8.70 22.09 5.90 14.98
Vein Pairs Leaf Color Center Margin Appearance
9 to 10 yellow flat
Leaf Color Margin Margin Varigation Width (in) Margin Varigation Width (cm)
medium green
Petiole Characteristics Leaf Texture Top Leaf Texture Bottom
broad yellow stripe down center dull dull
Leaf Appearance Leaf Shape Leaf Base
lightly corrugated, deeply flat cordate

SCAPE DESCRIPTION

Scape Height (in) Scape Height (cm) Scape Color Scape, Leaves, Bract at Maturity
21.7 to 29.5 55 to 75 green

FLOWER DESCRIPTION

Flower Length (in) Flower Length (cm) Flower Color Flower Shape
2 5.08 pale lavender tubular
Growing Location Bloom Start Bloom Peak Bloom Finish
Wetheringsett, Stowmarket, Suffolk, England
Flower Time Flower Color Patterns Fragrance
July 15 to Aug 15 plain 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
the original sport 5 Wetheringsett, Stowmarket, Suffolk, England
Clump Description

PARENTAGE

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

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Notable Characteristics
very bright leaf center of irregular shape, vigorous growth making regular large mound
Season Color Change
center darkens to yellow, then fades to pale yellow
Registration Corrections
Additional Description
Family/Group AHS Show Class Old Name
Picture Location General Color Patented
False
Email Gayle Hartley Alley