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Hosta ‘Lime Smoothie’ (2008)

Registrant: R. Solberg Introducer: R. Solberg
Originator: W. Lefever Nominant: R. Solberg

 

PLANT DESCRIPTION

Plant Width (in) Plant Width (cm) Plant Height (in) Plant Height (cm)
48.00 121.92 22.00 55.88
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 7.25 18.41
Vein Pairs Leaf Color Center Margin Appearance
11 to 12 medium green heavily rippled
Leaf Color Margin Margin Varigation Width (in) Margin Varigation Width (cm)
greenish yellow
Petiole Characteristics Leaf Texture Top Leaf Texture Bottom
dull glaucous bloom
Leaf Appearance Leaf Shape Leaf Base
lightly folded, moderately wavy ovate cordate

SCAPE DESCRIPTION

Scape Height (in) Scape Height (cm) Scape Color Scape, Leaves, Bract at Maturity
24 to 26 61 to 66 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
Kernersville, NC
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
True yellow green

CLUMP HISTORY

Clump's Origin Clump Source Age of Clump Clump Location
the original seedling 5 Kernersville, NC
Clump Description

PARENTAGE

Pod Parent Pollen Parent Sport's Hybrid Parent
H. 'Galaxy' unknown

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Notable Characteristics
unique variegated colors, green center with a greenish yellow edge, large plant
Season Color Change
margin becomes greenish white in late summer
Registration Corrections
Additional Description
Family/Group AHS Show Class Old Name
Picture Location General Color Patented
False
Email Gayle Hartley Alley