PlantsHostasHosta 'Gentle Giant'

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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: 42 inches tall
Plant Spread: 65 inches wide
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Other: Very upright, Intensely blue with lightly ripped edges, deeply cupped, and moderately corrugated. Good sun tolerance and Slug resistance.
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Groundcover
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Other info: Seed is viable, produces an abundance of fertile seed.
Propagation: Other methods: Division

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Date: 2012-06-12
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