PlantsHostasHosta 'White Feather'

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: 6-10 in. tall (small)
Plant Spread: 12-18 inches wide
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Other: Lance shaped, wavy, slightly shiny.When the leaves emerge they are totally white on this sport of H.'Undulata Mediovariegata. As the season progresses they develop green streaks which gives them the chlorophyll to grow on. Unlike some similar types this p
Flower Color: Other: Medium Lavender Tubular shaped flowers.
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Groundcover
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon

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Comments:
Posted by Merloo1 on Feb 21, 2017 8:03 PM

I live in Zone 8b and am 2 blocks from the ocean. I don't have shade where I would like to plant this, but the temperature rarely gets above 75 and the ground gets full of moisture each night with the dew reaching 2nd story windows. Is this temperate enough to plant these successfully?

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