Hosta, So Sweet


Description: A small, upright hosta which features a vase-shaped clump of flat, glossy, lance-shaped, medium green leaves with white margins and racemes of funnel-shaped, fragrant, white flowers on 14" scapes. A dependable and versatile perennial requiring little care. Grown primarily for its beautiful foliage which provides color, contrast and texture to the landscape. Dense foliage crowds out most garden weeds.

Common Name: So Sweet Hosta

Scientific Name: Hosta 'So Sweet'

Type: Perennial

Exposure: Partial - Full Shade

Size: 16" height, 2' spread

Bloom Color: White

Bloom Period: Late Summer

Foliage Color: Green with White margins

Landscape Use: Containers / Planters, Foundation, Garden, Landscape Beds, Mass Planting, Outdoor Living Areas, Perennial Garden, Small Groups, Under Shade Tree, Woodland Border

Soil: Well-Drained, Moist

Zone: 3 - 8

Growth Rate: Moderate

Companion Plants: Foamy Bells, Bleeding Heart, Coral Bells, Astilbe, Golden Japanese Forest Grass

Maintenance: Remove old foliage before new foliage emerges


*Attracts Hummingbirds

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