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Hosta ‘Mighty Mite’ (2004)

Registrant: D. Dean Introducer: D. Dean
Originator: D. Dean Nominant: D. Dean

 

PLANT DESCRIPTION

Plant Width (in) Plant Width (cm) Plant Height (in) Plant Height (cm)
18.00 45.72 7.00 17.78
Plant Habit Growth Rate Plant Size
mound-like

LEAF DESCRIPTION

Leaf Length (in) Leaf Length (cm) Leaf Width (in) Leaf Width (cm)
4.00 10.16 3.25 8.25
Vein Pairs Leaf Color Center Margin Appearance
5 to 6 medium green slightly rippled
Leaf Color Margin Margin Varigation Width (in) Margin Varigation Width (cm)
Petiole Characteristics Leaf Texture Top Leaf Texture Bottom
black-purple speckeling. Lightly on front and heav very shiny glaucous bloom
Leaf Appearance Leaf Shape Leaf Base
intensely wavy, moderately cupped, moderately twisted and moderately folded broadly ovate cordate

SCAPE DESCRIPTION

Scape Height (in) Scape Height (cm) Scape Color Scape, Leaves, Bract at Maturity
15.5 to 17 39 to 43 densely speckled deep burgundy

FLOWER DESCRIPTION

Flower Length (in) Flower Length (cm) Flower Color Flower Shape
1.5 3.81 pale lavender tubular
Growing Location Bloom Start Bloom Peak Bloom Finish
Ramsey, MN
Flower Time Flower Color Patterns Fragrance
Aug 15 to Oct 1 edge speckled deep lavender and deep lavender interior center stripe; reverse pattern on exterior of 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
gloss, bright green

CLUMP HISTORY

Clump's Origin Clump Source Age of Clump Clump Location
original seedling 6 Ramsey, MN
Clump Description

PARENTAGE

Pod Parent Pollen Parent Sport's Hybrid Parent
H. 'Grand Slam' unknown

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Notable Characteristics
leathery, very glossy, dense mound; black-purple speckled petiole; flower color pattern speckle with stripes
Season Color Change
Registration Corrections
Additional Description
Family/Group AHS Show Class Old Name
Picture Location General Color Patented
False
Email Gayle Hartley Alley