|Originator(s)||Herb & Dorothy Benedict/Hideko Gowen 1990|
|Origin||'Holly's Honey' selfed|
|Size category||small - medium|
|Plant height x width||41x86 cm (16x34 in.)|
|Leaf length x width|
|Leaf color||dark green|
|Leaf||twisted tip, upward tip|
|Scape height||45 cm (18 in.)|
|Info||Dark green, shiny, ovate/triangular leaves. Leaf sides slope downward while twisted tip turns upward. Small undulations on margin. Lavender flowers on 18" scapes.|
Dark green leaves with a satiny-sheen, interesting mound of upward twisted and pointed leaves; lavender flowers.
The dark, satin green leaves have a unique upward and twisted point.
One of Benedict's best.
'Bridegroom' is a small 8 x 10 inch R.H. Benedict hybrid with small dark green leaves with a satiny sheen. The petiol and center part of the leaf extends upwards while the sides of the leaf blade slope downward. This is a unique hosta and the first of it's kind. Sold at 92 auctions for $500 and $200.
Satiny dark green; triangular; twisted tip; rippled margin.
|Sports||'Bachelor Party' sport/gw|
'Prairie Rose Eye' sport/os
'Unsung Hero' sport/gy
'Wedding Night' sport/os