Hostas Hosta Plant Records: Antioch, 1979, Ruh, P & Hofer, P., http://www.hostalibrary.org/a/antioch.html

Hosta Cultivar (Name): Antioch

Origin: Fortunei sport ?

Registered?
R - Registered

Registered Year: 1979

Registered By: Ruh, P & Hofer, P.

Originator: Tompkins C

Vein pairs - Number: 7

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

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

Mound Size per AHS (W x H), in inches: 26 x18

Leaf Size (L x W), inches: 10 x 5

Leaf Shape
Ovate
Base Heart-Shaped

Leaf Detail
Substance - Average
Shiny

Color
Pale Green
Margin White
Margin Uneven
Changes Coloring (Summer into Fall)
Mid Color and Margin Colors blend to a 3rd color

Flower
Lavender
Shape - Tubular

Bloom Time (mid-USA)
July

Scape
Green
Inflorescent Leafy

Other Information
narrow margin fades to pale yellow and then to near white with sometimes an area of dark, matt green on inside of yellow margin; long tapered point;

Propagation
Sterile - does not cross/produce seed

Patented (PPAF)?
No

AHS Registration link: http://www.hostaregistrar.org/search.php

Hosta Library link: http://www.hostalibrary.org/a/antioch.html

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

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)

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