|Hosta Cultivar (Name): Chinese Sunrise|
Origin: cathayana sport ?
R - Registered
Registered Year: 1992
Registered By: Ruh, P.
Originator: Schaeffer, R.
Vein pairs - Number: 5 - 6
Mound General size
Medium (10" to 18" height)
Growth Rate Fast
Mound Size per AHS (W x H), in inches: 18 x 11
Leaf Size (L x W), inches: 6 x 2
Substance - Thin
Rippled or Wavy
Changes Coloring (Spring into Summer)
Bloom Time (mid-USA)
Scapes Average (proportion to mound size)
|possible cathayana sport. Very early to emerge in spring with bright colours. Gradually darkens during the season.|
Crossed Seed Germinates
AHS Registration link: http://www.hostaregistrar.org/detail.php?id=1092&Variety=Chi...
Hosta Library link: http://www.hostalibrary.org/c/chinesesunrise.html
MyHostas Database link: http://myhostas.be/db/view/Chinese Sunrise
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)