PlantsHostasHosta 'Chinese Sunrise'

Also sold as:
Hosta cathayana 'Nakafu'

Data specific to Hostas (Edit)
Name of Hybridizer: Robert Schaeffer/Alex Summers/Pete Ruh
Year of Registration: 1992

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Sport of: Lancifolia
Child plants: one child plant

 1:57 pm. Beautiful fluted, bell shape of blossoms.

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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.Date: 2016-07-27 1:57 pm. Beautiful fluted, bell shape of blossoms.
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar BCDate: 2016-05-01 1:16 pm. One of the earliest to emerge and beautiful all season.
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar BCDate: 2016-05-01 1:17 pm. So fresh and delicate looking.
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.Date: 2016-07-27 1:53 pm. Surprisingly large blossoms for a smaller hosta.
By HemNorth
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Location: Ottawa, ONDate: 2009-09-18H. Chinese Sunrise'
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Date: 2010-03-05Photo Courtesy of Walnut Hill Gardens Used With Permission. Unaut
By vic
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Photo Courtesy of Te Sligte Gardens. Used with Permission
By Joy
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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