Hostas Hosta Plant Records: Bridegroom, 1990, Benedict, H. & D. & Gowen, H., http://www.hostalibrary.org/b/bridegroom.html

Hosta Cultivar (Name): Bridegroom

Origin: Holly's Honey x Holly's Honey

Registered?
R - Registered

Registered Year: 1990

Registered By: Benedict, H. & D. & Gowen, H.

Vein pairs - Number: 6 - 7

Mound General size
Small (6" to 10" height)

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

Mound Size per AHS (W x H), in inches: 10 x 8

Leaf Size (L x W), inches: 5 x 4

Leaf Shape
Triangular

Leaf Detail
Substance - Average
Edge - Wavy or Piecrust
Tip Twisted
Shiny
Satiny

Color
Dark Green

Flower
Lavender
Shape - Tubular
Average

Bloom Time (mid-USA)
July
August

Scape
Scapes Tall (proportion to mound size)

Other Information
triangular green leaves with sides sloping downward while twisted tip curves upward

Propagation
Crossed Seed Germinates

Patented (PPAF)?
No

AHS Registration link: http://www.hostaregistrar.org/detail.php?id=858&Variety=Brid...

Hosta Library link: http://www.hostalibrary.org/b/bridegroom.html

MyHostas Database link: http://myhostas.be/db/view/Bridegroom

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)
"'Bridegroom' - July 17, 2009"
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