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PlantFiles: Hosta
Hosta 'Orange Marmalade'

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Family: Liliaceae (lil-ee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hosta (HOSS-tuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Orange Marmalade
Additional cultivar information: (PP16742)
Hybridized by Solberg; Year of Registration or Introduction: 2003

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

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:
Medium

Leaf Shape:
Ovate

Leaf Appearance:
Corrugated

Degree to which the appearance is present:
Lightly

Leaf Texture (top):
Glaucous Bloom

Leaf Texture (bottom):
Glaucous Bloom

Leaf Substance:
Unknown - Tell us

Leaf Color:
Yellow

Color of Leaf Margin:
Medium Blue-Green

Number of Vein Pairs:
9 to 11

Appearance of Margin:
Flat/Nearly Flat

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

Bloom Time:
Early/Mid

Flower Shape:
Tubular

Flower Fragrance:
No fragrance

Does it set seed?:
Yes; seed is viable

Bloom Color:
Pale Lavender

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Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Neutral sanannie On Feb 21, 2009, sanannie from White Lake, ON (Zone 4b) wrote:

Plant Patent #16742 - Expiry Date: 12/02/2023

Neutral jody On Aug 16, 2004, jody from MD &, VA (Zone 7b) wrote:

Leaf size: 7-7.5" long, 5-5.5" wide. Flower scapes 24"-26". Sport of H. Pauls Glory. R. Solberg 2002.

Regional...

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

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Lawrenceville, Georgia
Marietta, Georgia
Cherry Valley, Illinois
Elburn, Illinois
Washington, Illinois
Iowa City, Iowa
Tracy, Iowa
Barbourville, Kentucky
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Royal Oak, Michigan (2 reports)
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Syracuse, New York
, Newfoundland and Labrador
Pittsboro, North Carolina
Glouster, Ohio
Norristown, Pennsylvania
Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania
Iron City, Tennessee



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