Hostas Hosta Plant Records: Brass Horn, 1999, West, Walden, http://www.hostalibrary.org/b/brasshorn.html

Hosta Cultivar (Name): Brass Horn

Origin: Fortunei' Stenantha sport

Registered?
R - Registered

Registered Year: 1999

Registered By: West, Walden

Originator: West, Walden

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

Mound Habits
Growth Rate Average

Mound Size per AHS (W x H), in inches: 50 x 22

Leaf Size (L x W), inches: 11 x 9

Leaf Shape
Ovate
Base Heart-Shaped

Leaf Detail
Substance - Average
Sculpted, Extra 3-D (veins, etc.)
Edge - Wavy or Piecrust
Shiny

Color
Dark Green
Yellow (Gold)
Margin Yellow (Gold)
Margin Wide
Margin Uneven

Flower
Lavender
Color Pale
Shape - Tubular

Bloom Time (mid-USA)
August
September

Scape
Green

Other Information
A unique brassy gold on dark green center.. Similar to Fool's Gold.

Propagation
Crossed Seed Germinates

AHS Registration link: http://www.hostaregistrar.org/detail.php?id=832&Variety=Bras...

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

MyHostas Database link: http://myhostas.be/db/view/Brass Horn

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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"Brass Horn"
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