Hostas Hosta Plant Records: Blue Mouse Ears, 2000, Deckert, E. & J.,

Hosta Cultivar (Name): Blue Mouse Ears

Origin: Unknown

R - Registered

Registered Year: 2000

Registered By: Deckert, E. & J.

Vein pairs - Number: 8 - 9

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

Mound Habits
Growth Rate Fast

Mound Size per AHS (W x H), in inches: 9 x 5

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

Leaf Shape
Round, nearly round
Base Heart-Shaped

Leaf Detail
Substance - Thick
Cupped (edges upward)
Dull (not waxy)


Color Pale
Pattern, White Stripe
Shape - Bell

Bloom Time (mid-USA)

Scapes Average (proportion to mound size)

Other Information
medium blue green leaves are deeply cupped and nearly round. possibly a sport of Blue Cadet

Patented (PPAF)?

AHS Registration link:

Hosta Library link:

MyHostas Database link: Mouse Ears

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)
"'Blue Mouse Ears' - July 7, 2009"
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