MyHostas database

HostaRed Neck Heaven

Statusregistered

Originator(s)Tony Avent 1998

Originkikutii caput-avis hybrid

Size categorysmall - medium

Plant height x width 

Leaf length x width 

Vein pairs7-8

Leaf colorgreen

Variegation 

Leaf 

Petiolered

Scape 

Scape height 

Flowerwhite

Flower length 

Fragrant 

Flowering periodAugust

Fertileyes

Pod 

Ploidy 

Patents 

InfoMedium green with thick white wax on back of leaves. Petioles are brilliant reddish violet in spring. Unique white flowers on scapes which emerge sideways making a ring of white around the clump in late summer.

Sports

Progeny'Birthday Cake' = PP x 'Invincible'
'Black Mamba' = ('Elvis Lives' x plantaginea) x PP
'Brigitte' = 'Halcyon Sunset' x PP
'Dragon Heart' = ('Elvis Lives' x plantaginea) x PP
'Flemish Melody' seedling
'Flemish Waves' = PP x 'Little Red Rooster'
'Frisian Bells' = PP x 'Tequila Sunrise'
'Holar Black Swan' = 'One Man's Treasure' x PP
'Lost Frequencies' = 'Dancing Demon' x PP
'Preconceived' hybrid
'Red Dragon' = ('Elvis Lives' x plantaginea) x PP
'Rufus Rider' = "unnamed seedling" x PP