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Hosta ‘Tassels’ (2002)

Registrant: R. Whitmore Introducer: R. Whitmore
Originator: R. Whitmore Nominant: R. Whitmore

 

PLANT DESCRIPTION

Plant Width (in) Plant Width (cm) Plant Height (in) Plant Height (cm)
22.00 55.88 14.00 35.56
Plant Habit Growth Rate Plant Size
mound-like medium

LEAF DESCRIPTION

Leaf Length (in) Leaf Length (cm) Leaf Width (in) Leaf Width (cm)
6.00 15.24 4.00 10.16
Vein Pairs Leaf Color Center Margin Appearance
6 to 7 medium green with unstable streaks and variable streaks of creamy white, white, celedon and light green slightly rippled
Leaf Color Margin Margin Varigation Width (in) Margin Varigation Width (cm)
Petiole Characteristics Leaf Texture Top Leaf Texture Bottom
streaked according to leaf variegation slightly shiny glaucous bloom
Leaf Appearance Leaf Shape Leaf Base
flat ovate tapered

SCAPE DESCRIPTION

Scape Height (in) Scape Height (cm) Scape Color Scape, Leaves, Bract at Maturity
18 to 22 46 to 56 streaked

FLOWER DESCRIPTION

Flower Length (in) Flower Length (cm) Flower Color Flower Shape
pale lavender
Growing Location Bloom Start Bloom Peak Bloom Finish
Parke County, IN
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
green streaked with white

CLUMP HISTORY

Clump's Origin Clump Source Age of Clump Clump Location
original sport obtained from TC 4 Parke County, IN
Clump Description

PARENTAGE

Pod Parent Pollen Parent Sport's Hybrid Parent
Sport of H. 'Striptease'

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Notable Characteristics
streaked variegation which produces other variegated sports
Season Color Change
Registration Corrections
Additional Description
Family/Group AHS Show Class Old Name
Picture Location General Color Patented
False
Email Gayle Hartley Alley