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Hosta 'Designer Genes'

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Hosta 'Designer Genes'

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Wonderful red petioles and scapes!
Differences between Starter TC and Advanced Starter plants
Hosta 'Designer Genes'

Hosta 'Designer Genes' (Starter TC)

Hosta 'Designer Genes'

Hosta 'Designer Genes' (Advanced Starter)



Known for its bright red petioles contrasted with bright gold foliage. Forms a medium-size mound. Purple flowers in July on crimson red scapes. Developed by Arthur Wrede of Maryland, a top breeder of red petioles.
Additional Information

Additional Information

Year New at HostasDirect 2008
Growing Zones No
Plant - Height 12"
Plant Width No
Plant Size Medium
Plant - Shape Upright
Growth Rate Fast
Sun Resistant No
Slug Resistant No
Plant - Hosta of the Year No
Leaf Color (Center) Green
Leaf Color (Margin) No
Leaf - Cupped No
Leaf - Corrugation No
Leaf - Wavy/Undulated No
Fragrant? No
Flower - Color Purple
Bloom Month(s) October, November, December
Hybridizing - Parentage [H. 'Miss Susie' unknown]
Hybridizing - Originator A. Wrede
Hybridizing - Sport Of No
Hybridizing - Year Registered 2005
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