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HostaIron Sky

Statusregistered

Originator(s)Danny Van Eechaute 2012

Origin'Flemish Sky' sport

Size categorysmall - medium

Plant height x width20x40 cm (8x16 in.)

Leaf length x width12x7 cm (5x3 in.)

Vein pairs8

Leaf colorblue-green

Variegation 

Leafthick, a bit rippled margin, a bit folded, a bit wavy

Petiole 

Scapeblue-green

Scape height25 cm (10 in.)

Flowerpale lavender,white margin

Flower length5 cm (2 in.)

Fragrant 

Flowering periodAugust - September

Fertileyes

Podblue-green

Ploidy4-4-4

Patents 

InfoOne of Danny's first introductions was 'Flemish Sky' and now he brings the tetraploid form.
The pointed, gently folded leaves are nice and wavy, with incredibly thick, iron-like substance.
The foliage is light, powdery blue in color and forms a tough mound slightly smaller than the original.

Sports

Progeny