Hostas Hosta Plant Records: Dorset Clown, http://www.hostalibrary.org/d/dorsetclown.html

Hosta Cultivar (Name): Dorset Clown

Origin: Tardiana seedling x Tardia seedling (5th generation)

Registered?
NR - Not Registered

Originator: Benedict, Herb

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

Leaf Shape
Elliptic
Base Tapered

Leaf Detail
Substance - Thick
Rippled or Wavy
Edge - Wavy or Piecrust
Waxy

Color
Blue
Streaked with Cream
Streaking Strong

Flower
White
Shape - Bell

Scape
White
Scapes Average (proportion to mound size)

Other Information
Streaked breeder, very blue, splashed seedling

Propagation
Good Pod Parent - tends to pass its on traits

Patented (PPAF)?
No

AHS Registration link: none

Hosta Library link: http://www.hostalibrary.org/d/dorsetclown.html

MyHostas Database link: http://myhostas.be/db/view/Dorset Clown

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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