Noah's Rainbow

old_dirt(5b)September 21, 2013

Anyone growing Noah's Rainbow? I have a small one I would like to put in a new bed. I looked in the Hosta Library and see 4 quite different pictures and no info on mature size. A mature picture would be nice.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
ken_adrian Adrian MI cold Z5

of course there is.. but its cryptic in nature...

myhosta dB says its 'Green Gold' sport

so that is its potential...

taking away vigor for streakiness ...

i would guess around 2/3 the potential ....

i hope you can find the info on green gold

ken

ps: or it dies.. lol ... as a weak genetic mutant ...

    Bookmark   September 21, 2013 at 12:43PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
bkay2000(8a TX)

OD,

In the upper left hand corner of the library page for most hosta is a link to myhostas.be, although it says, myhostas.net. Just click on that link and it will open a window with the size and assorted other information for the hosta you were looking at. You can also look up mature size at the hostaregistrar.org. Just do a search for the name and the size, bloom time, etc information will come up on most hosta. Neither one is perfect, but it will give you some idea of size.

bk

    Bookmark   September 21, 2013 at 2:33PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
ninamarie(4Ont.)

Lemke database has this info:
Plant size - 19.0 Dx 9.0 Small
Leaf Size 6.0 x 3.5 wide
Scape 16-24"
Flowers 2.5", pale lavender, tubular

    Bookmark   September 21, 2013 at 4:36PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
potted hostas starting too early
Hi. I usually have my potted hostas in the garage (no...
esikko
If you were to recommend only one hosta it would be........
If you could suggest only one hosta to others as a...
santamiller
New pictures
For anyone interested in going over to Hallsons gardens...
almosthooked
Hosta G 2014
I saw a sign that said "watch for children"...
ilovetogrow z9 Jax Florida
NH hostas here
Doesn't look like much but in a month it will. Excited...
ilovetogrow z9 Jax Florida
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™