Hostas Hosta Plant Records: Fire and Ice, 1999, Hansen, H. and Shady Oaks Nursery, http://www.hostalibrary.org/f/fireandice.html

Hosta Cultivar (Name): Fire and Ice

Origin: Patriot sport

Registered?
R - Registered

Registered Year: 1999

Registered By: Hansen, H. and Shady Oaks Nursery

Originator: Hansen, H. and Shady Oaks Nursery

Vein pairs - Number: 7 - 9

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

Mound Habits
Growth Rate Slow

Mound Size per AHS (W x H), in inches: 15 x 10

Leaf Size (L x W), inches: 6 x 4

Leaf Shape
Broadly Ovate
Base Heart-Shaped

Leaf Detail
Substance - Thick
Folded
Rippled or Wavy
Tip Twisted
Shiny

Color
White
Margin Green
Margin Wide
Margin Uneven
Mid Color and Margin Colors blend to a 3rd color

Flower
Lavender
Color Pale
Shape - Tubular

Bloom Time (mid-USA)
July

Scape
White
Scapes Average (proportion to mound size)

Patented (PPAF)?
No

AHS Registration link: http://www.hostaregistrar.org/detail.php?id=1832&Variety=Fir...

Hosta Library link: http://www.hostalibrary.org/f/fireandice.html

MyHostas Database link: http://myhostas.be/db/view/Fire and Ice

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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