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Prices:
$6.00 Hoot Owl Hollow (2001)
3.00 Bowden (2001)
$8.00 Hoot Owl Hollow (1999)
$6.00 Walden West (1999)
$5.95 Bridgewood (1999)
Descriptions:
='Nakaima'.
='Nakhima'.
Also see 'Nameoki'.
Introduced from Japan in the USA before 1939.
Powdery green above, shiny below. Sharply pointed, undulating.
Flower buds are ball shaped . Flowers are pinkish lavender.
Likes shade but dislikes ground covers underneath.
Large sized pointed, light green leaves.
Rounded, heart-shaped green leaves. Excellent for mass plantings, it is very vigorous, multiplies rapidly, and is very floriferous. Lavender flowers.
Name has been incorrectly used for H. nakaiana, a much smaller plant (6-7vp).
Progeny:
'Elf Bonnet' hybrid
'Ellie Bee' selfed
'Green Jeans_' hybrid
'Purple Bouquet' hybrid