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Hosta ‘Rocket's Red Glare’ (2012)

Registrant: B. & D. Stegeman Introducer: B. & D. Stegeman
Originator: B. & D. Stegeman Nominant: B. & D. Stegeman

 

PLANT DESCRIPTION

Plant Width (in) Plant Width (cm) Plant Height (in) Plant Height (cm)
33.00 83.82 15.00 38.10
Plant Habit Growth Rate Plant Size
mound-like medium

LEAF DESCRIPTION

Leaf Length (in) Leaf Length (cm) Leaf Width (in) Leaf Width (cm)
8.00 20.32 6.00 15.24
Vein Pairs Leaf Color Center Margin Appearance
8 to 9 medium green slightly rippled
Leaf Color Margin Margin Varigation Width (in) Margin Varigation Width (cm)
Petiole Characteristics Leaf Texture Top Leaf Texture Bottom
bright red spotted slightly shiny slightly shiny
Leaf Appearance Leaf Shape Leaf Base
lightly wavy broadly ovate Cordate

SCAPE DESCRIPTION

Scape Height (in) Scape Height (cm) Scape Color Scape, Leaves, Bract at Maturity
30 to 35 76.2 to 88.9 dark red

FLOWER DESCRIPTION

Flower Length (in) Flower Length (cm) Flower Color Flower Shape
1.875 4.7625 pale lavender tubular
Growing Location Bloom Start Bloom Peak Bloom Finish
Zeeland, MI
Flower Time Flower Color Patterns Fragrance
Aug 15 to Oct 1 lavender blotch in center of the petal 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
original seedling 10 Zeeland, MI
Clump Description

PARENTAGE

Pod Parent Pollen Parent Sport's Hybrid Parent
H. 'One Man's Treasure' H. 'Strawberry Delight'

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Notable Characteristics
bright red petioles and red goes one third up center vein of leaf front and back
Season Color Change
Registration Corrections
Additional Description
Family/Group AHS Show Class Old Name
Picture Location General Color Patented
False
Email Gayle Hartley Alley