Hosta 'El Nino' in the Hostas Database

Also sold as:
El Niño

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
Plant Height: 10-18 in. tall (medium)
Plant Spread: 24-36 in. (60-90 cm)
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Other: Upright, Ovate, Wavy, Dull, Intensely Blue-Green with a Pure White Margin.
Flower Color: Other: Medium Lavender bell shaped flowers.
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Groundcover
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division

photo credit: Dmitriy Konstantinov

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Hosta (Hosta 'El Nino') by virginiarose Jan 4, 2012 5:26 AM 0
Some early spring pics by Rose1656 May 12, 2017 7:43 PM 25
Hosta Newbie beginning my journey. by SpringGreenThumb Jun 28, 2020 11:06 AM 540
New to Hostas, would love help! by Handed Oct 21, 2013 5:51 PM 23
What's looking good this week?????? by Paul2032 Jul 24, 2012 7:08 PM 26
What is sprouting? by virginiarose Jun 20, 2012 1:13 PM 84
Hostas Cube Member HAVE Lists by AlwaysWeeding Aug 23, 2011 10:55 AM 20
Hosta in a friends Utah garden by Paul2032 Jun 24, 2011 3:44 PM 5
Anyone order hosta yet? by kaylyred May 27, 2011 8:47 PM 27
Oh where Oh where have all my Hosta friends gone??? by Christine27360 May 30, 2011 4:08 PM 43

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