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Hosta 'Fragrant Dream'

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Family: Liliaceae (lil-ee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hosta (HOSS-tuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Fragrant Dream

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Plant Size (check one):
Large (leaf 81-144 square inches; plant 18-28 tall)

Spacing:
36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 3a: to -39.9 C (-40 F)
USDA Zone 3b: to -37.2 C (-35 F)
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
Full Shade

Other details:
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:
Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds
Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

Growing Habit:
Mound-like

Growth Rate:
Fast

Leaf Shape:
Heart-shaped
Ovate

Leaf Appearance:
Twisted
Wavy

Degree to which the appearance is present:
Lightly
Moderately

Leaf Texture (top):
Slightly Shiny

Leaf Texture (bottom):
Unknown - Tell us

Leaf Substance:
Unknown - Tell us

Leaf Color:
Light Green
Medium Green
Slightly Blue-Green
Streaked with color marked above
Mottled with color marked above

Color of Leaf Margin:
Greenish-yellow (Chartreuse)
Creamy White
Streaked with color marked above
Mottled with color marked above

Number of Vein Pairs:
Unknown - Tell us

Appearance of Margin:
Slightly Rippled

Margin Width:
1/32" - 1/16"
1/16" - 1/8"
1/8" - 1/4"
1/4" - 1/2"
1/2" - 1"

Bloom Time:
Unknown - Tell us

Flower Shape:
Funnel
Trumpet

Flower Fragrance:
Very Fragrant

Does it set seed?:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Near White

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1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Neutral lmelling On Feb 7, 2005, lmelling from Ithaca, NY (Zone 5b) wrote:

Variegated, non registered sport of 'Fragrant Bouquet' but the green part is much darker, from Holland. Evidently found in the midst of thousands of 'Fragrant Bouquet'. AKA or possibly the same as H. 'Redolent Nosegay' and 'Miss Saigon'.

(Fransen/Vandertop)

Regional...

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

Lawrenceville, Georgia
Marietta, Georgia
Royal Oak, Michigan (2 reports)
Pittsboro, North Carolina
Marion, Wisconsin



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