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Prices:
$40.00 Hoot Owl Hollow (1999)
$15.00 Naylor Creek (1999)
$14.95 Bridgewood (1999)
$12.00 Jim's Hostas (1999)
Descriptions:
Dark green, very shiny leaves. Purple flowers on BRIGHT RED scapes.
Shiny dark green leaves with substance; flowers bluish-purple, scapes reddish.
This is a small hybrid from Mark Zillis, a cross between H. rupifraga and 'Shining Tot'.
Intermediate between both parents: low and blooms like 'Shining Tot', the scape is red like rupifraga. The foliage is dark green and very shiny, about 4-5" long and 1-2" wide, lance-shaped with a long point. Purple flowers on showy, bright red scapes.
Bright red flower stems. Pod sterile, might be pollen fertile.
According to Mark Zilis it was hybridized in 1987, introduced in 1995 and registered in 1999.
Glossy olive-green; thick, widely lanceolate, pointed leaves; purple-red petioles, scapes. Purple-striped lavender flowers.
Progeny:
'Candy Kisses' = 'Candy Dish' x PP
'Glorious' hybrid
'Missouri River' = PP x 'Riptide'
'Raspatini' = PP x 'Shining Tot'
'Raspberries and Cream' sport/gy
'Raspberry Meringue' sport/yg
'Raspberry Truffles' sport/os
'Ruby' = "seedling" x PP
'Strawberry Yogurt' = PP x 'Shining Tot'