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HostaWarwick Comet

Statusregistered

Originator(s)L. Jones/L. Jones 1999

Origin'Christmas Tree' x 'Dorset Blue'

Size categorymedium

Plant height x width40x75 cm (16x30 in.)

Leaf length x width15x15 cm (6x6 in.)

Vein pairs11

Leaf colorwhite,dark green edge

Variegationmedio

Leafvery cupped, wavy

Petiole 

Scapegreen

Scape height60 cm (24 in.)

Flowernear white,tubular

Flower length 

Fragrant 

Flowering periodJune - July

Fertile 

Pod 

Ploidy2-2-2

Patents 

InfoThis 16" x 30" beauty has pure white centered leaves with a 2.5" wide dark green margin. Add deep cupping, a wavy edge, and almost round foliage, and you get the picture! Why have many of us not seen it? It is one that does not come through TC well, so availability has been limited.

Sports'Green Cups' sport/gg

Progeny'Frosted Comet' = ('Frosted Morning' x 'Ma Breeder') x PP
'Yellow Comet' = 'Grand Master' x PP