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Hosta 'Inniswood'

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Family: Liliaceae (lil-ee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hosta (HOSS-tuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Inniswood
Hybridized by Inniswood Metro Gardens; Year of Registration or Introduction: 1993

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Plant Size (check one):
Medium (leaf 25-81 square inches; plant 10-18 tall)

Spacing:
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 4a: to -34.4 C (-30 F)
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)
USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)
USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)
USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)
USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)
USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

Sun Exposure:
Light Shade
Partial to Full Shade

Other details:
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
Flowers are fragrant
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Requires consistently moist soil; do not let dry out between waterings

Patent Information:
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Seed Collecting:
Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds

Growing Habit:
Mound-like

Growth Rate:
Slow

Leaf Shape:
Heart-shaped

Leaf Appearance:
Cupped
Wavy

Degree to which the appearance is present:
Intensely

Leaf Texture (top):
Slightly Shiny

Leaf Texture (bottom):
Glaucous Bloom

Leaf Substance:
4 (Above Average)

Leaf Color:
Golden Yellow

Color of Leaf Margin:
Light Green
Medium Green
Dark Green

Number of Vein Pairs:
12 to 15

Appearance of Margin:
Flat/Nearly Flat

Margin Width:
1/4" - 1/2"

Bloom Time:
Mid/Late

Flower Shape:
Funnel

Flower Fragrance:
Slightly Fragrant

Does it set seed?:
Yes; seed is viable

Bloom Color:
Pale Lavender

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2 positives
2 neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Neutral jody On Jan 28, 2005, jody from MD &, VA (Zone 7b) wrote:

Flower scapes 30". Inniswood Metro Gardens 1993.

Positive Growitgreen On Dec 8, 2003, Growitgreen from Chillicothe, IL (Zone 5a) wrote:

This hosta is one of the best for me in substance, appearance, slug resistance, and form. I might add that 3 out of 7 seedlings from Inniswood turned out to be gold.

Neutral Greenwood On Aug 19, 2002, Greenwood from Bonifay, FL (Zone 8a) wrote:

Bright foliage, good resistance, heavily corrugated gold centered foliage makes this med-large mound a good a plant for my garden.

Positive lupinelover On May 6, 2002, lupinelover from Grove City, OH (Zone 6a) wrote:

Always the last Hosta to appear in spring. Sport of 'Sun Glow' discovered at Inniswood Metro Garden in Columbus Ohio. Flowers are extremely attractive to butterflies and hummingbirds.

Almost slug-proof -- last to be damaged, very little slug damage ever noticed. Very slow to increase.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Mentone, Alabama
Cordele, Georgia
Marietta, Georgia
Caseyville, Illinois
Bardstown, Kentucky
Royal Oak, Michigan
Milaca, Minnesota
Minneapolis, Minnesota
New Ulm, Minnesota
Cape May Court House, New Jersey
Pittsboro, North Carolina
Belfield, North Dakota
Medora, North Dakota
Coshocton, Ohio
Glouster, Ohio
Salem, Oregon
Norristown, Pennsylvania
North Augusta, South Carolina
Lexington, Virginia
Linden, Virginia
Marion, Wisconsin



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