Welcome to the American Hosta Society Online Registry & 
		Database for the Plant Genus Hosta American Hosta Society  
Hosta ‘Joker’ (2009)

Registrant: AHS, K. Walek Introducer: A. Van Vliet
Originator: A. Van Vliet Nominant: A. Van Vliet

 

PLANT DESCRIPTION

Plant Width (in) Plant Width (cm) Plant Height (in) Plant Height (cm)
45.00 114.30 24.00 60.96
Plant Habit Growth Rate Plant Size
mound-like fast

LEAF DESCRIPTION

Leaf Length (in) Leaf Length (cm) Leaf Width (in) Leaf Width (cm)
6.00 15.24 4.00 10.16
Vein Pairs Leaf Color Center Margin Appearance
5 to 7 green flat
Leaf Color Margin Margin Varigation Width (in) Margin Varigation Width (cm)
chartreuse to light yellow
Petiole Characteristics Leaf Texture Top Leaf Texture Bottom
dull dull
Leaf Appearance Leaf Shape Leaf Base
flat broadly ovate cordate

SCAPE DESCRIPTION

Scape Height (in) Scape Height (cm) Scape Color Scape, Leaves, Bract at Maturity

FLOWER DESCRIPTION

Flower Length (in) Flower Length (cm) Flower Color Flower Shape
0.00 pale lavender
Growing Location Bloom Start Bloom Peak Bloom Finish
Netherlands
Flower Time Flower Color Patterns Fragrance
July 15 to Aug 15 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

CLUMP HISTORY

Clump's Origin Clump Source Age of Clump Clump Location
the original sport 10 Netherlands
Clump Description

PARENTAGE

Pod Parent Pollen Parent Sport's Hybrid Parent
Sport of H. 'Fortunei Hyacinthina'

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Notable Characteristics
aka H. 'Jester'
Season Color Change
greens up as the season progresses
Registration Corrections
Additional Description
Family/Group AHS Show Class Old Name
Picture Location General Color Patented
Hosta Library False
Email Gayle Hartley Alley