Hostas Hosta Plant Records: Beckoning, 2002, Saville, T., http://www.hostalibrary.org/b/beckoning.html

Hosta Cultivar (Name): Beckoning

Origin: Blue Angel sport

Registered?
R - Registered

Registered Year: 2002

Registered By: Saville, T.

Originator: Saville, T.

Vein pairs - Number: 16

Mound General size
Giant (greater than 28" height)

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

Mound Size per AHS (W x H), in inches: 31 x 21

Leaf Size (L x W), inches: 13 x 11

Leaf Shape
Broadly Ovate
Base Heart-Shaped

Leaf Detail
Substance - Average
Cupped (edges downward)
Rippled or Wavy
Sculpted, Extra 3-D (veins, etc.)
Edge - Wavy or Piecrust
Translucent

Color
Chartreuse
Margin Blue-Green
Margin Wide
Margin Uneven

Flower
Near White
Shape - Tubular

Bloom Time (mid-USA)
June
July

Patented (PPAF)?
Yes

AHS Registration link: http://myhostas.be/db/view/Beckoning

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

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

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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