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Hosta ‘Wings of a Prayer’ (2009)

Registrant: C. Wilson Introducer: Hallson Gardens
Originator: C. Wilson Nominant: C. Wilson

 

PLANT DESCRIPTION

Plant Width (in) Plant Width (cm) Plant Height (in) Plant Height (cm)
28.00 71.12 20.00 50.80
Plant Habit Growth Rate Plant Size
upright medium

LEAF DESCRIPTION

Leaf Length (in) Leaf Length (cm) Leaf Width (in) Leaf Width (cm)
8.50 21.59 4.00 10.16
Vein Pairs Leaf Color Center Margin Appearance
10 to 11 dark green slightly rippled
Leaf Color Margin Margin Varigation Width (in) Margin Varigation Width (cm)
pure white
Petiole Characteristics Leaf Texture Top Leaf Texture Bottom
very upright slightly shiny very shiny
Leaf Appearance Leaf Shape Leaf Base
moderately cupped, lightly twisted, deeply folded lance tapered

SCAPE DESCRIPTION

Scape Height (in) Scape Height (cm) Scape Color Scape, Leaves, Bract at Maturity
20 to 24 50.8 to 61 medium green

FLOWER DESCRIPTION

Flower Length (in) Flower Length (cm) Flower Color Flower Shape
2.5 6.35 pale lavender tubular
Growing Location Bloom Start Bloom Peak Bloom Finish
Cement City, MI
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
the original sport 5 Cement City, MI
Clump Description

PARENTAGE

Pod Parent Pollen Parent Sport's Hybrid Parent
Sport of H. 'Praying Hands

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Notable Characteristics
differs from H. 'Praying Hands' by its pure white margin all season long
Season Color Change
Registration Corrections
Additional Description
Family/Group AHS Show Class Old Name
Picture Location General Color Patented
False
Email Gayle Hartley Alley