Hostas Hosta Plant Records: Lunar Orbit, 1991, Lydell, R.

Hosta Cultivar (Name): Lunar Orbit

Origin: August Moon sport

R - Registered

Registered Year: 1991

Registered By: Lydell, R.

Vein pairs - Number: 7

Mound General size
Medium (10" to 18" height)

Mound Size per AHS (W x H), in inches: 30 x 12

Leaf Size (L x W), inches: 7 x 5

Leaf Shape
Heart Shaped (Cordate)
Base Heart-Shaped

Leaf Detail
Substance - Average
Corrugated, Seer-suckered, Dimpled
Cupped (edges upward)
Dull (not waxy)

Yellow (Gold)
Margin Green
Margin Wide
Margin Uneven
Mid Color and Margin Colors blend to a 3rd color

Color Pale

Bloom Time (mid-USA)

Patented (PPAF)?

AHS Registration link:

MyHostas Database link: Orbit

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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