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Hosta ‘Grand Canyon’ (1995)

Registrant: O. Petryszyn & B. Brincka Introducer:
Originator: O. Petryszyn & B. Brincka Nominant:

 

PLANT DESCRIPTION

Plant Width (in) Plant Width (cm) Plant Height (in) Plant Height (cm)
36.00 91.44 26.00 66.04
Plant Habit Growth Rate Plant Size
semi-upright moderate Large

LEAF DESCRIPTION

Leaf Length (in) Leaf Length (cm) Leaf Width (in) Leaf Width (cm)
11.00 27.94 7.00 17.78
Vein Pairs Leaf Color Center Margin Appearance
14 light green heavy ripples
Leaf Color Margin Margin Varigation Width (in) Margin Varigation Width (cm)
Petiole Characteristics Leaf Texture Top Leaf Texture Bottom
slightly shiny dull
Leaf Appearance Leaf Shape Leaf Base
tapered

SCAPE DESCRIPTION

Scape Height (in) Scape Height (cm) Scape Color Scape, Leaves, Bract at Maturity
36 to 45 light green

FLOWER DESCRIPTION

Flower Length (in) Flower Length (cm) Flower Color Flower Shape
1.5 3.81 pure white tubular
Growing Location Bloom Start Bloom Peak Bloom Finish
Indiana
Flower Time Flower Color Patterns Fragrance
early July - early August iridescent in late summer 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

CLUMP HISTORY

Clump's Origin Clump Source Age of Clump Clump Location
8 Indiana
Clump Description

PARENTAGE

Pod Parent Pollen Parent Sport's Hybrid Parent
H. 'Sum and Substance' H. montana macrophylla

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Notable Characteristics
Season Color Change
Registration Corrections
Additional Description
Family/Group AHS Show Class Old Name
Picture Location General Color Patented
Hosta Journal 1996:1:IFC False
Email Gayle Hartley Alley