Hosta, Variegated


Description: Features a dwarf, erect mound of flat, lance-shaped, variegated leaves with creamy white centers and two-tone green margins, and with racemes of funnel-shaped, lavender flowers on 10" scapes. A dependable and versatile perennial requiring little care. Grown primarily for its beautiful foliage which provides color, contrast and texture to the landscape.

Common Name: Variegated Hosta

Scientific Name: Hosta 'Variegated'

Type: Perennial

Exposure: Partial - Full Shade

Size: 12-18" height, 12-18" spread

Bloom Color: Lavender to Purple

Bloom Period: Mid-Summer

Foliage Color: Variegated

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: Pink Astilbe, Blue Fescue, Coral Bells, Foam Flowers, Pink Hydrangea

Maintenance: Remove old foliage before new foliage emerges


*Attracts Hummingbirds


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