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Silver Light - 2013

REGISTERED

Originator, Nominant, Introducer, Registrant: R. L. Knoppert   

Silver-Light-C-R-Knoppert-2013-R
Registered Clump
Silver-Light-L-R-Schroeder-06-2018
Additional Leaf
Silver-Light-F-R-Schroeder-20180814
Additional Flower

Clump Description

Growth Rate
medium
Notable Characteristics
intensely silvery blue with very long lasting wax
Plant Width
23.625
Plant Width (cm)
60.00
Plant Height
9.5
Plant Height (cm)
24.13
Plant Habit
mound-like

Leaf Description

Leaf Color Center
intensely blue-green
Leaf Length
5.75
Leaf Length (cm)
14.60
Leaf Width
4.675
Leaf Width (cm)
11.87
Vein Pairs
9 to 11
Margin Appearance
flat
Petiole Characteristics
silvery blue
Leaf Texture Top
glaucous bloom
Leaf Texture Bottom
glaucous bloom
Leaf Appearance
lightly cupped, lightly wavy, moderately corrugated
Leaf Shape
broadly ovate
Leaf Base
Cordate

Scape Description

Scape Height
15.75 to 23.625
Scape Height (cm)
40 to 60
Scape Color
silvery blue

Flower Description

Flower Color
pale lavender
Flower Length
2
Flower Length (cm)
5.1
Flower Shape
tubular
Growing Location
Rotterdam (Netherlands)
Bloom Start
7/5
Bloom Peak
8/15
Bloom Finish
9/3
Flower Time
Aug 15 to Oct 1
Flower Color Patterns
striped with white

Seed Information

Viable
sets viable seed
Seed Pod Color
silvery blue

Clump History

Clump's Origin
original seedling
Age of Clump
4

Parentage

Pod Parent
H. 'Hadspen Blue'
Pollen Parent
H. 'Sky Dancer'

Additional Information

Section Class
IV-2

Classification Information

Section Class
IV-2
Classif Leaf Length
5.75
Classif Leaf Width
4.675
Classif Leaf Color
intensely blue-green


2018 Full Classification List

2018 Simplified Classification List

Cover Pages for Classification Lists

Quick Reference Table for Leaf Sizes and Colors

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