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Hosta ‘Riviera Sunset’ (2008)

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)
35.00 88.90 16.00 40.64
Plant Habit Growth Rate Plant Size
mound-like fast

LEAF DESCRIPTION

Leaf Length (in) Leaf Length (cm) Leaf Width (in) Leaf Width (cm)
6.25 15.87 4.25 10.79
Vein Pairs Leaf Color Center Margin Appearance
7 to 8 medium green slightly rippled
Leaf Color Margin Margin Varigation Width (in) Margin Varigation Width (cm)
orange yellow
Petiole Characteristics Leaf Texture Top Leaf Texture Bottom
slight edge color down petiole edge dull very shiny
Leaf Appearance Leaf Shape Leaf Base
lightly folded, moderately wavy, lightly corrugated broadly ovate cordate

SCAPE DESCRIPTION

Scape Height (in) Scape Height (cm) Scape Color Scape, Leaves, Bract at Maturity
23 to 24 58.4 to 61 medium green, speckled burgundy

FLOWER DESCRIPTION

Flower Length (in) Flower Length (cm) Flower Color Flower Shape
1.63 4.1402 lavender tubular
Growing Location Bloom Start Bloom Peak Bloom Finish
Ramsey, MN
Flower Time Flower Color Patterns Fragrance
July 15 to Aug 15 pale lavender inside, translucent edge 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
drak green sparkled burgundy

CLUMP HISTORY

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

PARENTAGE

Pod Parent Pollen Parent Sport's Hybrid Parent
H. 'Beatrice' H. 'Leather Sheen'

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Notable Characteristics
orange gold edge is irregular, 4 tone leaf with center and edge and two tones overlap
Season Color Change
edge on some leaves on clump fade to cream-yellow in bright sunny location
Registration Corrections
Additional Description
Family/Group AHS Show Class Old Name
Picture Location General Color Patented
False
Email Gayle Hartley Alley