DetailsSmall, round, heavily textured heart-shaped blue leaves. New spring leaves appear with fine white line along edges. Slug-resistant! Height 4-5", with flower scape reaching 6-7". Flowers are bell-shaped. A sport of 'Blue Cadet.' Emile & Jane Deckert registered the hosta in 2002. The name came to Emile when he noticed the shape of the unfurling new leaves in the spring! Sold at auction at the AHS Convention; 2001, Raleigh, N.Carolina for $250.00.
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Year New at HostasDirect 2006 Growing Zones No AHS Rating No AHS Mini Rating 2 Plant - Ploidy Confirmed Diploid 2-2-2 Plant - Bog Tolerant No Plant - Density Moderate Hosta - Drought Tolerant No Plant - Fun Name Animals Growth Rate Moderate Plant - Height 8" Plant - Hosta of the Year 2008 Plant - Patented No Plant - Patent Number No Plant - PPAF No Plant - Rhizomatous No Plant - Shape Mound-like Plant Size Mini Sun Resistant No Slug Resistant Yes Plant - Wave Spacing 18" Plant - Specimen Spacing 24" Leaf - Base Cordate Leaf - Color Detail Medium blue green leaf Leaf Color (Center) Blue Leaf Color (Margin) No Leaf - Cupped Intensely Leaf - Cup Direction Up Leaf - Flat Edge No Leaf - Corrugation Smooth Leaf - Folded No Leaf - Twisted No Leaf - Wavy/Undulated No Leaf - Piecrust No Fragrant Flower No Leaf - Substance Heavy Leaf - Margin Contortion Flat Leaf - Margin Size No Leaf - Margin Width (inches) No Leaf - Seasonal Color Change No Leaf - Shape Nearly Round Leaf - Size 2.75" x 2" W Leaf - Length 2.75 Leaf - Width 2 Leaf - Mottled No Leaf - Speckled No Leaf - Splashed No Leaf - Streaked No Leaf - Upper Leaf Luster Dull Leaf - Under Leaf Luster Glaucous Leaf - Vein Color No Leaf - Vein Furrows No Leaf - Vein Pairs 8 to 9 Leaf - White Leaf Back No Flower - Bracts No Flower - Branched Scape No Flower - Clustered Bloom No Flower - Color Lavender, Pale Flower - Double Blooms No Flower - Reblooms No Flower - Striped Bloom No Flower - Inflorescence No Flower - Pod Color No Flower - Scape Color No Flower - Scape Height 7.5 Flower - Scape Height Range 6 to 7.5 Bloom Month(s) July Flower - Season Average Period Flower - Start-Peak-Finish No Flower - Size No Flower - Shape Bell Flower - Viable Seed No Petiole Color No Petiole - Shape No Petiole - Size No Petiole - Variegation No Hybridizing - Parentage [Parentage Unknown] Hybridizing - Originator E. & J. Deckert Hybridizing - Namer E. & J. Deckert Hybridizing - Introducer E. & J. Deckert Hybridizing - Registrant E. & J. Deckert Hybridizing - Sport Of No Hybridizing - Tardiana Cross No Hybridizing - Year Registered 2000
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- Mouse ears r cute!!!
Can't go wrong w this little cutie!!! It's perfect for a lil spot in your flower bed that you don't know what to put there!!
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- Great purchase
My Blue Mouse Ears looks great! Thank you so much for this adorable little dual-shoot. It already has a beautiful glaucous bloom despite being so young. I can't wait to see what it will look like when it matures.
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