Hosta 'Hanky Panky' in the Hostas Database

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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: 13 inches
Plant Spread: 36 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Variegated
Other: Fast growing 3' clump of dark green leaves surrounded by a gold border with a narrow white thread between the two patterns. Ovate, Flat, Dull.
Flower Color: Other: Pale lavender, Tubular shape.
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Groundcover
Wildlife Attractant: Hummingbirds
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Other info: It does not set seed.
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Child plants: one child plant

Hosta 'Hanky Panky'

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Location: IndianaDate: early summer 2012Hosta 'Hanky Panky'
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Location: Pleasant Grove, UtahDate: 2012-05-08In my garden
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Location: IndianaDate: MayHosta 'Hanky Panky'
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Location: Ed Burton, NE WisconsinDate: 2017-06-02
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Location: Pleasant Grove, UtahDate: 2011-06-10
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Date: 2013-05-17
By Tepelus
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Location: IndianaDate: May 2012Hosta 'Hanky Panky'
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Location: Barnes Arboretum, Merion, Pennsylvania USADate: 2018-06-09
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Image Courtesy of Bloomin Designs Nursery Used with Permission
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Location: Pleasant Grove, UtahDate: 2012-05-08In my garden
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Location: Pleasant Grove, UtahDate: 2012-05-08In my garden
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Date: 2013-05-31Color change after two weeks of being fully emerged.
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Location: Ed Burton, NE WisconsinDate: 2014-06-06
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Location: Ed Burton, NE WisconsinDate: 2017-06-01
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Location: Ottawa, ONDate: 2018-07-16
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Location: Ottawa, ONDate: 2018-07-22
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Location: In my garden....Pleasant Grove, UtahDate: 2012-05-02Spring growth
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Photo Courtesy of Homestead Farms Nursery. Used with Permission.
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Date: 2012-08-13Summer color
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Date: 2014-06-10
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Date: 2015-05-15
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Location: Hornbaker's Gardens, Princeton, ILDate: 2015-09-12
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Location: Ottawa, ONDate: 2018-06-18
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Location: Ottawa, ONDate: 2018-06-18
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Location: Ottawa, ONDate: 2018-07-19
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Posted by Tepelus (Nashville, Michigan - Zone 6a) on May 19, 2013 9:05 PM

IMO, this plant looks its best after it emerges, and less so when it goes through its color change.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Hanky Panky???????? by Paul2032 Jun 21, 2015 2:53 PM 6
Summer pics 2018 by Rose1656 Aug 22, 2018 8:23 PM 69
What's showing up for Spring? by crawgarden Jul 11, 2018 3:14 PM 45
Hostas from Ottawa - June 16, 2017 by ViolaAnn Jul 12, 2017 8:40 AM 33
2017 hosta pics by Rose1656 Jul 19, 2018 8:37 AM 88
Some early spring pics by Rose1656 May 12, 2017 7:43 PM 25
A few from Ottawa - 2016 pictures now by ViolaAnn Jun 17, 2016 12:54 PM 6
Index to all the "Daily Hostas" by ViolaAnn May 3, 2017 1:25 PM 7
Daily Hosta #168 - 'Hanky Panky' by ViolaAnn Mar 18, 2017 3:32 PM 2
Giant Hosta ! by rosebud Oct 12, 2017 10:47 PM 27
Hosta of the year 2016 by profesora Jul 25, 2017 5:05 PM 25
Hostas at Howards by Paul2032 Jun 28, 2013 4:48 AM 31
A morning walk through my Hosta Garden by Paul2032 Jun 19, 2013 4:12 PM 34
Any unusual Hostas by virginiarose Jun 19, 2012 4:01 AM 24
2010-06-06 Wisconsin Hosta Society Sale & Auction by kaylyred Jun 3, 2010 8:06 AM 2
Hostas Cube Member HAVE Lists by AlwaysWeeding Aug 23, 2011 10:55 AM 20
Single Hosta II by BlackHawkGiboshi Nov 30, 2011 11:15 AM 66
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