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Hosta ‘Paradigm’ (1999)

Registrant: Walden West Introducer: Walden West
Originator: Walden West Nominant: C. Purtymun

 

PLANT DESCRIPTION

Plant Width (in) Plant Width (cm) Plant Height (in) Plant Height (cm)
20.00 50.80 46.00 116.84
Plant Habit Growth Rate Plant Size
mound-like fast Very Large

LEAF DESCRIPTION

Leaf Length (in) Leaf Length (cm) Leaf Width (in) Leaf Width (cm)
11.00 27.94 9.00 22.86
Vein Pairs Leaf Color Center Margin Appearance
15 light green
Leaf Color Margin Margin Varigation Width (in) Margin Varigation Width (cm)
dark green
Petiole Characteristics Leaf Texture Top Leaf Texture Bottom
slightly shiny glaucous bloom
Leaf Appearance Leaf Shape Leaf Base
cordate

SCAPE DESCRIPTION

Scape Height (in) Scape Height (cm) Scape Color Scape, Leaves, Bract at Maturity
32 to 36 green

FLOWER DESCRIPTION

Flower Length (in) Flower Length (cm) Flower Color Flower Shape
2 5.08 near white bell
Growing Location Bloom Start Bloom Peak Bloom Finish
Scotts Mills, OR
Flower Time Flower Color Patterns Fragrance
July 15 - August 30 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 green

CLUMP HISTORY

Clump's Origin Clump Source Age of Clump Clump Location
9 Scotts Mills, OR
Clump Description

PARENTAGE

Pod Parent Pollen Parent Sport's Hybrid Parent
Sport of H. 'Abiqua Recluse'

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Notable Characteristics
Season Color Change
Registration Corrections
Additional Description
Family/Group AHS Show Class Old Name
Picture Location General Color Patented
Hosta Library False
Email Gayle Hartley Alley