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HostaAmerican Halo

Statusregistered

Originator(s)Van Wade 1999

Origin'Northern Halo' sport

Size categorylarge

Plant height x width60x180 cm (24x71 in.)

Leaf length x width36x25 cm (14x10 in.)

Vein pairs18-19

Leaf colorblue-green,(creamy yellow>creamy white) edge

Variegationedge

Leafthick, very corrugated, wavy

Petiole 

Scape 

Scape height75 cm (30 in.)

Flowernear white

Flower length 

Fragrant 

Flowering periodJune - July

Fertileyes

Pod 

Ploidy 

Patents 

Info='Northern Halo' (Wade Form).
='Northern Halo - Wade #1'.
Superior plant has extra wide white edge.
A blue ribbon, section and division winner in leaf shows.
Large white edge with dark green center.
The clump attains a very large size with time.
This plant has been distributed under the name "Northern Halo (Wade Form)".
The Alex J. Summers Distinguished Merit Hosta 2002.
'Northern Halo' sport from Van Wade selected for its wide, white margins.
Great as a background plant or specimen in the shaded landscape

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