Hosta 'Cat and Mouse' in the Hostas Database

Data specific to Hostas (Edit)
Name of Hybridizer: H. Hansen
Year of Registration: 2007

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: 3 inches
Plant Spread: 10-14 inches wide
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Other: The thick leaves of this medio-variegated sport of 'Blue Mouse Ears' have a chartreuse center with an uneven blue-green margin. Lighter shades of green appear where the two colors overlap. Slug resistant.
Flower Color: Other: Medium Lavender bell shaped flowers.
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Groundcover
Suitable for miniature gardens
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Other info: It does not set seed.
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PP20.862
Parentage: Sport of: Blue Mouse Ears

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