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HostaBlast Off

Statusregistered

Originator(s)Herb & Dorothy Benedict 1995

Origin'Mikado' x 'Dorothy Benedict'

Size categoryxtra large

Plant height x width75x180 cm (30x71 in.)

Leaf length x width41x33 cm (16x13 in.)

Vein pairs15

Leaf colorgolden yellow

Variegation 

Leafvery shiny, heavy, corrugated, rippled, bovate cordate base

Petiole 

Scape 

Scape height100 cm (39 in.)

Flowerpale lavender,tubular

Flower length5 cm (2 in.)

Fragrant 

Flowering periodJune - July

Fertileyes

Pod 

Ploidy 

Patents 

InfoGreen gold with a slightly rippled margin.
Moderately corrugated, rippled with heavy substance.
Chartreuse to gold leaves turning lighter in leaf areas that have more light.
By summers end the colors of 'Blast Off' have a multi-color effect.

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Progeny