Hostas Hosta Plant Records: Grand Tiara, 1991, Pollock, A.

Hosta Cultivar (Name): Grand Tiara

Origin: Golden Tiara sport

Registered?
R - Registered

Registered Year: 1991

Registered By: Pollock, A.

Vein pairs - Number: 5

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

Mound Habits
Growth Rate Fast

Mound Size per AHS (W x H), in inches: 22 x 14

Leaf Size (L x W), inches: 4 x 3

Leaf Shape
Broadly Ovate
Base Heart-Shaped

Leaf Detail
Substance - Thick
Shiny

Color
Dark Green
Margin Chartreuse
Margin Wide
Margin Uneven

Flower
Purple
Pattern, White Stripe
Shape - Bell

Bloom Time (mid-USA)
July

Scape
Scapes Tall (proportion to mound size)

Other Information
Leaves have dark green centres with wide glowing chartreuse edges. discovered at Virginia's Mobjack Nursery and first sold at the 92 hosta convention

Patented (PPAF)?
No

AHS Registration link: http://www.hostaregistrar.org/detail.php?id=2410&Variety=Gra...

MyHostas Database link: http://myhostas.be/db/view/Grand Tiara

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)

Image
(Image by ViolaAnn)
"'Grand Tiara' - July 15, 2009"
[ Comment ]

Image
(Image by weeding)
""
[ Comment ]

Only subscribed members of this cubit may post a comment about this entry.. There is a "Join this cubit" button at the bottom of this page.

« Return to the Hosta Plant Records front page

Hostas

Everything to do with Hostas - searchable databases for: hybridizing tracking, identifying hostas, photos, hosta terms, societies and groups, vendors, display gardens Links to information: diseases, propagation, discussion groups, plant databases

» Home
» Articles
» Pages
» Database
» FAQ
» Links

Cubit owners:

» Contact the admins

Hosta La Vista, Baby!
Hostas Cubit Databases


Useful Web Links:
The Hosta Library