Hosta Aachen

HYBRID: Zebra X unknown
Hosta Size: Medium <strong>10 inches to 18 inches tall</strong><br />Leaf 25 to 81 sq inches

10 inches to 18 inches tall
Leaf 25 to 81 sq inches
Growth Habit: Mounded
Mounded Habit
Leaf Shape: broadlyovate
Leaf Shape: broadlyovate
Mature Plant Vein Pair Count9, 10, 11
Hosta Width24 inches
Growth RateMedium
Leaf ColorBlueGreen
Leaf Margin ColorWhite
Leaf Margin Width0.5 - 1.0 inches
Leaf Texture TOPGlaucous
Leaf Texture BOTTOMGlaucous
The amount of sun that Hosta Aachen tolerates is 20%
Sun Tolerance: 20%
Bloom ColorLavender-Pale
Bloom ShapeTubular
Sets Seed?Hosta Aachen SETS SEED
 Remove seeds from dry pods. Best if pods dry on plant.
Seed can be stored, if dry.
Registered or Discovered ByAlex Malloy
PatentNOT Patented

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Notes: Zebra blue|white-edge HYBRIDIZER-NEEDS-VERIFY [Malloy] or [Alex Malloy] Zebra blue|white-edge Zebra blue|white-edge Zebra blue|white-edge


AHS Registration Info

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



Plant Width (in) Plant Width (cm) Plant Height (in) Plant Height (cm)
37 94 16 41
Plant Habit Growth Rate Plant Size
mound-like medium


Leaf Length (in) Leaf Length (cm) Leaf Width (in) Leaf Width (cm)
9 23 6 15
Vein Pairs Leaf Color Center Margin Appearance
10 medium blue-green
Leaf Color Margin Margin Varigation Width (in) Margin Varigation Width (cm)
Petiole Characteristics Leaf Texture Top Leaf Texture Bottom
green glaucous bloom glaucous bloom
Leaf Appearance Leaf Shape Leaf Base broadly ovate rounded


Scape Height (in) Scape Height (cm) Scape Color Scape, Leaves, Bract at Maturity
35 88.9 light green


Flower Length (in) Flower Length (cm) Flower Color Flower Shape
2.25 6 lavender tubular
Growing Location Bloom Start Bloom Peak Bloom Finish
South Salem, NY 7/5 7/15 7/30
Flower Time Flower Color Patterns Fragrance
June 1 to July 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


Sets Pods Seed Viability Seed Pod Color
True True green


Clump's Origin Clump Source Age of Clump Clump Location
original seedling 7 South Salem, NY
Clump Description


Pod Parent Pollen Parent Sport's Hybrid Parent
H. 'Zebra' unknown


Notable Characteristics
blue with white edge and frosted back
Season Color Change
blue eventually goes green
Registration Corrections
Additional Description
Family/Group AHS Show Class Old Name
Picture Location General Color Patented False

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