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HostaGreen Piecrust

Statusregistered

Originator(s)Frances Williams/AHS 1986

Originunknown

Size categorylarge

Plant height x width75x145 cm (30x57 in.)

Leaf length x width38x27 cm (15x11 in.)

Vein pairs15-16

Leaf colordark green

Variegation 

Leafgood, piecrust edge, twisted tip

Petiole 

Scape 

Scape height130 cm (51 in.)

Flowerpale lavender

Flower length 

Fragrant 

Flowering periodJune - July

Fertileyes/breeder

Pod 

Ploidy 

Patents 

Info='FRW #1290'.
Seedling found in 1951, named in 1957.
Medium green, cordate leaves with a piecrust margin and pointed and twisted tips. Leaves are 14" x 10". 44" scapes with white flowers.
An old favorite of ours. A large green with very ruffled margin.
Large medium-green leaves w/piecrust, rippled edge and near white flowers.
A classic. Dark green leaves with a pronounced piecrust edge, very beautiful in a mature clump. Lavender flowers.
Large, neatly ruffled on edge, dense compact mound, lavendar flowers late June.

Sports'Piecrust Promise' sport/gg
'Sea Angel Wings' sport or hybrid

Progeny'American Beauty' = (x 'Dorothy Benedict') x PP
'Birchwood Ruffled Queen' seedling
'Black Beauty' hybrid
'Circus Clown' = 'Ruffles' x PP
'Classic Delight' seedling
'Dandy Lion' = PP x 'Just So'
'Grey Piecrust' hybrid
'Hoop Skirt' seedling
'Lucille' = 'Josephine' x PP
'Madison Mine' = PP x 'Tokudama'
'Marilyn' = 'Gold Drop' x PP
'Osiris Louis Cyr' seedling
'Piecrust Power' seedling
'Ruffled Petticoats' hybrid
'Sea Drift' hybrid
'Trill' = 'Donahue Piecrust' x PP