Hostas Hosta Plant Records: Gold Drop, 1977, Anderson, K.

Hosta Cultivar (Name): Gold Drop

Origin: venusta x August Moon

Registered?
R - Registered

Registered Year: 1977

Registered By: Anderson, K.

Vein pairs - Number: 5 - 6

Mound General size
Miniature (4" to 6" height)

Mound Habits
Growth Rate Average
Proportions (w x h) about Equal

Mound Size per AHS (W x H), in inches: 6 x 6

Leaf Size (L x W), inches: 3 x 2

Leaf Shape
Heart Shaped (Cordate)

Leaf Detail
Substance - Average
Dull (not waxy)

Color
Yellow (Gold)

Flower
Lavender
Shape - Bell
Dense Flowering

Bloom Time (mid-USA)
June
July

Scape
Scapes Tall (proportion to mound size)

Patented (PPAF)?
No

AHS Registration link: http://www.hostaregistrar.org/detail.php?id=2210&Variety=Gol...

MyHostas Database link: http://myhostas.be/db/view/Gold Drop

Hardiness (Sun Tolerance)
Tolerates More Sun than most

Hardiness (Zones) Note: still populating field*
USDA Zone 4a: to -34.4 °C (-30 °F)
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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"'Gold Drop' - June 29, 2009"
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"'Gold Drop' in bloom"
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