Hostas Hosta Plant Records: Cherry Berry, 1991, Lachman, Eleanor, http://www.hostalibrary.org/c/cherryberry.html

Hosta Cultivar (Name): Cherry Berry

Origin: Lachman 82-18-1 x Lachman 81-9-2

Registered?
R - Registered

Registered Year: 1991

Registered By: Lachman, Eleanor

Vein pairs - Number: 12 - 15

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

Mound Habits
Growth Rate Average
Proportions (w x h) Low and Wide

Mound Size per AHS (W x H), in inches: 15 x 10

Leaf Size (L x W), inches: 6 x 3

Leaf Shape
Linear, Lance

Leaf Detail
Substance - Average
Shiny

Color
White
Margin Green
Margin Wide
Margin Uneven
Mid Color and Margin Colors blend to a 3rd color
Petiole Pink

Flower
Purple
Shape - Tubular

Bloom Time (mid-USA)
July
August

Scape
Red
Scapes Average (proportion to mound size)

Other Information
Dark green lance shaped leaves with white centre area, irregularly streaked into the green. Center of leaves one-half white, irregularly streaked into the green. Slightly rosy petiole. Named after the fall colour of the cherry coloured seed-pods. Seed germinates but produces a large number of fatal whites.

Propagation
Crossed Seed Germinates

Patented (PPAF)?
No

AHS Registration link: http://www.hostaregistrar.org/detail.php?id=1063&Variety=Che...

Hosta Library link: http://www.hostalibrary.org/c/cherryberry.html

MyHostas Database link: http://myhostas.be/db/view/Cherry Berry

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)
"'Cherry Berry' - Aug. 7, 2008"
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