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Hosta ‘Outer Space’ (2003)

Registrant: A. Malloy Introducer: A. Malloy
Originator: A. Malloy Nominant: A. Malloy

 

PLANT DESCRIPTION

Plant Width (in) Plant Width (cm) Plant Height (in) Plant Height (cm)
15.00 38.10 10.00 25.40
Plant Habit Growth Rate Plant Size
mound-like medium

LEAF DESCRIPTION

Leaf Length (in) Leaf Length (cm) Leaf Width (in) Leaf Width (cm)
4.00 10.16 2.00 5.08
Vein Pairs Leaf Color Center Margin Appearance
5 light green heavily rippled
Leaf Color Margin Margin Varigation Width (in) Margin Varigation Width (cm)
white
Petiole Characteristics Leaf Texture Top Leaf Texture Bottom
dull dull
Leaf Appearance Leaf Shape Leaf Base
deeply cupped and deeply corrugated ovate tapered

SCAPE DESCRIPTION

Scape Height (in) Scape Height (cm) Scape Color Scape, Leaves, Bract at Maturity
20 to 23 51 to 58 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
South Salem, NY
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

CLUMP HISTORY

Clump's Origin Clump Source Age of Clump Clump Location
original sport 3 South Salem, NY
Clump Description

PARENTAGE

Pod Parent Pollen Parent Sport's Hybrid Parent
Sport of H. 'Outer Limits'

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Notable Characteristics
heavily puckered and corrugated leaf; unique color change form white edge to two-toned green
Season Color Change
edge in mid summer streaks green, turns green; a white line divides green edge and darker center
Registration Corrections
Additional Description
Family/Group AHS Show Class Old Name
Picture Location General Color Patented
False
Email Gayle Hartley Alley