Hostas Hosta Plant Records: Brother Stefan, 1998, Petryszyn, O.,

Hosta Cultivar (Name): Brother Stefan

Origin: King Tut x Mildred Seaver seedling

R - Registered

Registered Year: 1998

Registered By: Petryszyn, O.

Originator: Petryszyn, O.

Vein pairs - Number: 13

Mound General size
Large (18" to 28" height)

Mound Habits
Proportions (w x h) about Equal

Mound Size per AHS (W x H), in inches: 35 x 22

Leaf Size (L x W), inches: 11 x 10

Leaf Shape
Round, nearly round
Heart Shaped (Cordate)

Leaf Detail
Corrugated, Seer-suckered, Dimpled
Cupped (edges upward)
Rippled or Wavy
Dull (not waxy)

Yellow (Gold)
Margin Green

Shape - Bell

Bloom Time (mid-USA)

Inflorescent Leafy
Scapes Tall (proportion to mound size)

Other Information
nearly round leaves lightly cupped and deeply corrugated leaves; scape has inflorescence leaves; leaves have a maple leaf variegation pattern

Crossed Seed Germinates

Patented (PPAF)?

AHS Registration link:

Hosta Library link:

MyHostas Database link: Stefan

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 by ViolaAnn)
"'Brother Stefan' - July 29, 2009"
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