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HostaPersian Red

Statusregistered

Originator(s)Gerhard & Renate Ragus 2016

Origin'Crested Surf' seedling

Size category 

Plant height x width30x38 cm (12x15 in.)

Leaf length x width15x5 cm (6x2 in.)

Vein pairs5-6

Leaf colorgreen

Variegation 

Leafvery rippled margin, very wavy

Petiolered base

Scapegreen with red speckling

Scape height60 cm (24 in.)

Flowerdark purple,striped

Flower length5 cm (2 in.)

Fragrant 

Flowering periodJuly - August

Fertileyes

Podbrownish-green

Ploidy 

Patents 

InfoExtremely wavy edges are saw-like at the leaf base.
Petioles are bright red at the base, changing to dotted red, then green.
Dark purple flowers.

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Progeny