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HostaHappy Birthday, Mr President

Statusregistered

Originator(s)Mark Zilis 2010

Origin'Marilyn Monroe' sport

Size category 

Plant height x width35x75 cm (14x30 in.)

Leaf length x width18x15 cm (7x6 in.)

Vein pairs10-11

Leaf colorgreen,streaked,white

Variegation 

Leafvery rippled margin, wavy

Petiole 

Scape 

Scape height50 cm (20 in.)

Flowerpurple

Flower length 

Fragrant 

Flowering periodAugust

Fertileyes/breeder

Pod 

Ploidy 

Patents 

Info='Some Like It Hot' (original registration).
Name changed because of homonym with 'Sum Like it Hot' Elslager.
Mark Zilis' Field Guide to Hostas has it as 'Happy Birthday, Mr. President'.

Sports

Progeny