Solar Flare

Hosta "Solar Flare" review

PP07046 (10/10/1989). Chartreuse changing to yellow in center with green veins. Deeply veined, heavily substanced. Light lavender flowers. Large heart shaped golden leaves make this a most impressive clump. Good substance, heavy veined, light lavendar flowers. Huge, heart shaped, brilliant gold leaves. Deeply veined and heavily substanced. Henry Ross says that this is the largest gold. Light lavender flowers. First patented hosta.

Hosta "Solar Flare" information:

Size Category xtra large
Hosta height x width 80x250 cm (31x98 in.) inches
Leaf length x width 40x30 cm (16x12 in.) inches
Vein pairs 19-20
Leaf color
Variegation lutescent
Leaf type thick, a bit corrugated
Petiole thick, a bit corrugated
Scape height 90 cm (35 in.)
Flower pale lavender
Flower length 7 cm (2.8 in.)
Flowering period June - July
Fertile yes
Patents PP07046
Sports 'Eclipse' sport/by 'Solar Eclipse ' sport/yc