Hostas Hosta Plant Records: Blue Cadet, 1974, Aden, Paul, http://www.hostalibrary.org/b/bluecadet.html

Hosta Cultivar (Name): Blue Cadet

Origin: Tokudama X

Registered?
R - Registered

Registered Year: 1974

Registered By: Aden, Paul

Vein pairs - Number: 7

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

Mound Habits
Growth Rate Fast

Mound Size per AHS (W x H), in inches: 12 x 4

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

Leaf Shape
Heart Shaped (Cordate)

Leaf Detail
Substance - Average
Smooth

Color
Blue

Flower
Lavender
Shape - Tubular
Average

Bloom Time (mid-USA)
June
July

Scape
Inflorescent Leafy

Other Information
Heart-shaped blue-green leaves. It forms neat dense mounds with lavender flowers that bloom in early summer. The Hosta registry notation indicates a small creamy margin.

AHS Registration link: http://www.hostaregistrar.org/detail.php?id=630&Variety=Blue...

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

MyHostas Database link: http://myhostas.be/db/view/Blue Cadet

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)
"'Blue Cadet' - July 7, 2009"
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