Hostas Hosta Plant Records: Candy Cane, 1995, Elslager, E., http://www.hostalibrary.org/c/candycane.html

Hosta Cultivar (Name): Candy Cane

Origin: unknown

Registered?
R - Registered

Registered Year: 1995

Registered By: Elslager, E.

Originator: Banyai, P.

Vein pairs - Number: 5 - 6

Mound General size
Small (6" to 10" height)

Mound Habits
Growth Rate Fast
Proportions (w x h) Low and Wide

Mound Size per AHS (W x H), in inches: 14 X 7

Leaf Size (L x W), inches: 6 x 3

Leaf Shape
Ovate
Base Tapered

Leaf Detail
Substance - Thick
Corrugated, Seer-suckered, Dimpled
Rippled or Wavy
Sculpted, Extra 3-D (veins, etc.)
Shiny

Color
Dark Green
Margin Yellow (Gold)
Margin Wide
Margin Uneven

Flower
Purple
Color Strong
Pattern, White Stripe
Shape - Tubular

Bloom Time (mid-USA)
July
August

Scape
Purple
Scapes Tall (proportion to mound size)

Patented (PPAF)?
No

AHS Registration link: http://www.hostaregistrar.org/detail.php?id=952&Variety=Cand...

Hosta Library link: http://www.hostalibrary.org/c/candycane.html

MyHostas Database link: http://myhostas.be/db/view/Candy Cane

Hardiness (Zones) Note: still populating field*
USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 °C (-25 °F)
USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 °C (-20 °F)
USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)

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