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Hosta ‘Sweet Thing’ (2004)

Registrant: Sebright Gardens Introducer: Sebright Gardens
Originator: Sebright Gardens Nominant: Sebright Gardens

 

PLANT DESCRIPTION

Plant Width (in) Plant Width (cm) Plant Height (in) Plant Height (cm)
23.00 58.42 15.00 38.10
Plant Habit Growth Rate Plant Size
mound-like fast

LEAF DESCRIPTION

Leaf Length (in) Leaf Length (cm) Leaf Width (in) Leaf Width (cm)
7.50 19.05 4.00 10.16
Vein Pairs Leaf Color Center Margin Appearance
6 medium dark green flat
Leaf Color Margin Margin Varigation Width (in) Margin Varigation Width (cm)
creamy white
Petiole Characteristics Leaf Texture Top Leaf Texture Bottom
dark green with cream edge very shiny slightly shiny
Leaf Appearance Leaf Shape Leaf Base
moderately flat and lightly wavy ovate rounded

SCAPE DESCRIPTION

Scape Height (in) Scape Height (cm) Scape Color Scape, Leaves, Bract at Maturity
20 to 25 51 to 64 green

FLOWER DESCRIPTION

Flower Length (in) Flower Length (cm) Flower Color Flower Shape
0.00 near white tubular
Growing Location Bloom Start Bloom Peak Bloom Finish
Salem, OR
Flower Time Flower Color Patterns Fragrance
July 15 to Aug 15 palest lavender striping True

 


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
original sport 5 Salem, OR
Clump Description

PARENTAGE

Pod Parent Pollen Parent Sport's Hybrid Parent
Sport of H. 'So Sweet'

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Notable Characteristics
vigorous, fragrant, sun tolerant, glossy green with pencil thin margin
Season Color Change
Registration Corrections
Additional Description
Family/Group AHS Show Class Old Name
Picture Location General Color Patented
False
Email Gayle Hartley Alley