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HostaGreen Sheen

Statusregistered

Originator(s)Paul Aden 1978

Origin'Green Wedge' x 'Chartreuse Wedge'

Pictures

Size categoryvery large

Plant height x width75x140 cm (30x55 in.)

Leaf length x width38x25 cm (15x10 in.)

Vein pairs14-15

Leaf colorgreen

Variegation 

Leafheavy, waxy, shiny

Petiole 

Scape 

Scape height120 cm (47 in.)

Flowerwhite

Flower length 

Fragrant 

Flowering periodJuly - August

Fertileyes

Pod 

Ploidy 

Patents 

InfoVery heavy substance. Waxy sheen. Intensely green leaves. Near-white flowers in August.
One of the best shiny green leaved ones.
Large green leaves having a waxy sheen, heavy substance and white flowers.
Very large unusual waxy pale green leaves. Forms a huge plant, excellent as a specimen. White flowers.
Huge mound of satiny leaves of rich green, glaucous undersides, gracefully wavy margins. This is such a fine plant, it amazes me how it is so often overlooked. Lavender flowers on tall scapes.
Large plant with heavy textured lustrous green leaves. Foliage wavy, pale lavendar flowers.

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Progeny'Little Sheen' hybrid