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HostaGreen Fountain

Statusregistered

Originator(s)Paul Aden 1979

Origin'Green Wedge' x longipes

Size categorymedium - large

Plant height x width55x130 cm (22x51 in.)

Leaf length x width28x11 cm (11x4 in.)

Vein pairs8-9

Leaf colorgreen

Variegation 

Leafglossy, rippled margin

Petiole 

Scapedownward,purple-red

Scape height95 cm (37 in.)

Flowerpale lavender

Flower length 

Fragrant 

Flowering periodAugust - September

Fertile 

Pod 

Ploidy 

Patents 

InfoA dense an symmetrical clump of lustrous green lance shaped leaves. Graceful and slender. Leaves cascade and droop, good on banks and slopes.
Pink/lavender flowers in fall.
Slender shiny green leaves which seem to cascade like a water fountain.
Cascading, lustrous green leaves with wavy edges. Lavender flowers.
Medium size upright grower with drooping light green foliage. Good texture and pest resistant. Many lavendar flowers.

Sports'Fountain of Youth' sport/gw
'Three Coins' sport/gy

Progeny'Elvis Lives' = 'Peter Pan' x PP
'Ginsu Knife' = 'Iron Gate Supreme' x PP
'Golden Fountain' = 'Beatrice' x PP
'Lindsay Strub' = 'Summer Fragrance' x PP
'Ringtail' hybrid
'Spritzer' = 'Aden 349' x PP